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Significado de “weasel words” - Diccionario Inglés

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weasel wordsnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈwiː.zəl ˌwɜːdz/ us   /ˈwiː.zəl ˌwɝːdz/ informal
something that someone says either to avoid answering a question clearly 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)
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en chino (simplificado) 推托之词, 狡辩的话…
en chino (tradicionál) 推託之詞, 狡辯的話…
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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