prevaricate

verb

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Criminal Law
  • International Law

Definitions of prevaricate

  • to not give a clear and direct answer to a question, especially when trying to hide the truth; to act evasively (=as if you were trying to avoid something)

    The opportunity is still there to prevaricate and delay implementation of the agreement.

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