weasel words Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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weasel wordsnoun [plural]

uk   us   informal
something that someone says either to ​avoidanswering a ​questionclearly or to make someone ​believe something that is not ​true
(Definition of weasel words from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “weasel words”
in Chinese (Simplified) 推托之词, 狡辩的话…
in Chinese (Traditional) 推託之詞, 狡辯的話…
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