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hedge

verb     /hedʒ/
[T + adv/prep, usually passive] to limit something severely 严格限制 We've got permission, but it's hedged about/around with strict conditions. 我们得到了许可,但却有严格的限制条件。 Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
[I] to try to avoid giving an answer or taking any action 避免答复;拐弯抹角;回避 Stop hedging and tell me what you really think. 别再拐弯抹角了,告诉我你的真实想法。 Digressing and being indirect or evasiveMoving in order to avoid contactNot saying much
(Definition of hedge verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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