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English definition of “weasel out of sth”

weasel out of sth

mainly US informal
verb uk phrasal verb with weasel   /ˈwiː.zəl/ us  
to avoid doing something that you have agreed to do, especially by being dishonest: Although they had signed the contract they tried to weasel out of the deal later.
(Definition of weasel out of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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