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But, amidst the tergiversation of friends, and the virulence of foes, some still maintained the cause of justice.
DISCIPLINEMARY BRUNTON
Saying this in a tone which admitted of no tergiversation, the Black Bear raised his knife.
THE TIGER-SLAYERGUSTAVE AIMARD
I am not in any way aware of having wounded my child except where your tergiversation opened her to my just reproach.
PATHS OF JUDGEMENTANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
Fancy was his tyrant, and under its rule he had no time to reason and to see the miserable aspect of his political tergiversation.
Such tergiversation in times of civil discord was nothing new.
Lincoln would not allow himself to be swerved from the main issue by any tergiversation or personal attacks.
ABRAHAM LINCOLNGEORGE HAVEN PUTNAM
He had made Scotland a nation, and nobly redeemed the tergiversation and violence of his earlier career.
But, as Philo says, there is little chance of tergiversation.
But their tergiversation had cost them a thousand dollars a-piece.
THE WHITE SCALPERGUSTAVE AIMARD
His political attitude exhibited "daily tergiversation," the result of palace intrigues.

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