hedge synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term hedge:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. hedge, hedgerow(noun)

    a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes

    Synonyms:
    hedging, hedge, hedgerow

  2. hedge, hedging(noun)

    any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk; for example, taking two positions that will offset each other if prices change

    Synonyms:
    hedging, hedge, hedgerow

  3. hedge, hedging(verb)

    an intentionally noncommittal or ambiguous statement

    Synonyms:
    hedging, hedge, hedgerow

  4. hedge, fudge, evade, put off, circumvent, parry, elude, skirt, dodge, duck, sidestep(verb)

    avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)

    Synonyms:
    put over, circumvent, set back, dip, turn off, confuse, sidestep, cook, douse, overreach, beat, surround, dishearten, hold over, hem in, environ, defer, outfox, deflect, parry, dodge, remit, fake, duck, border, flurry, prorogue, block, outsmart, hedge, manipulate, put off, evade, falsify, table, misrepresent, postpone, hedge in, shelve, beleaguer, elude, disconcert, ring, wangle, escape, fudge, outwit, besiege, bilk, skirt

  5. hedge(verb)

    hinder or restrict with or as if with a hedge

    Synonyms:
    parry, circumvent, evade, elude, hedge in, fudge, put off, skirt, sidestep, duck, dodge

  6. hedge, hedge in(verb)

    enclose or bound in with or as it with a hedge or hedges

    Synonyms:
    parry, circumvent, evade, hedge, elude, hedge in, fudge, put off, skirt, sidestep, duck, dodge

  7. hedge(verb)

    minimize loss or risk

    Synonyms:
    parry, circumvent, evade, elude, hedge in, fudge, put off, skirt, sidestep, duck, dodge

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hedge(n.)

    Synonyms:
    fence (of bushes or shrubs), hedge-fence

  2. hedge(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    enclose with a hedge

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

speculative, hedging, coverage, cover



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