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Synonyms for prevaricate
prɪˈvær ɪˌkeɪtpre·var·i·cate

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  1. prevaricate

    Synonyms:
    shuffle, quibble, equivocate, palter, sophisticate, evade

    Antonyms:
    affirm, asseverate, maintain, reiterate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. beat around the bush, equivocate, tergiversate, prevaricate, palterverb

    be deliberately ambiguous or unclear in order to mislead or withhold information

    Synonyms:
    beat around the bush, equivocate, apostatise, tergiversate, palter, apostatize

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prevaricateverb

    Synonyms:
    quibble, shuffle, cavil, palter, dodge, evade the truth, EQUIVOCATE

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "prevaricate":

    usurp

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