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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “weasel words”

weasel words

plural noun     informal
something that someone says either to avoid answering a question clearly or to make someone believe something that is not true
推託之詞;狡辯的話
Lies, lying and hypocrisyDishonest people
(Definition of weasel words plural noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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