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hedge

verb [I, T]
 
 
/hedʒ/
to avoid giving a direct answer
увиливать, уклоняться
→  See also hedge your bets Digressing and being indirect or evasiveMoving in order to avoid contactNot saying much
Translations of “hedge”
in Spanish cercar (con un seto)…
in French enclore…
in German einhegen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嚴格限制, 避免答覆, 拐彎抹角…
in Turkish kıvır(t)mak, yan çizmek, kaçamak cevaplar vermek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 严格限制, 避免答复, 拐弯抹角…
in Polish kręcić…
(Definition of hedge verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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