Definition of Equivocates

1. Verb. (third-person singular of equivocate) ¹



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Definition of Equivocates

1. equivocate [v] - See also: equivocate

Lexicographical Neighbors of Equivocates

equivariantly
equiveillance
equiviscous temperature
equivocacies
equivocacy
equivocal
equivocal symptom
equivocalities
equivocality
equivocally
equivocalness
equivocalnesses
equivocals
equivocate
equivocated
equivocates (current term)
equivocating
equivocatingly
equivocation
equivocations
equivocator
equivocators
equivocatory
equivoke
equivokes
equivoque
equivoques
equivorous
equixially
equol

Literary usage of Equivocates

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Treatise of Human Nature: Being an Attempt to Introduce the Experimental by David Hume (1890)
"... in which he equivocates between body Locke is body 'in itself' or as the real)—and it is clearly ..."

2. Works of Thomas Hill Green by Thomas Hill Green (1894)
"Locke gets out of the difficulty by his doctrine of solidity. in which he equivocates between body Locke is body 'in itself or as the real)—and it is ..."

3. English Synonyms Discriminated by William Taylor (1856)
"He talks ambiguously who blunders into double meaning; he equivocates, who purposely recurs to it. CLEAR. ..."

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