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Synonyms for tergiversate
ˈtɜr dʒɪ vərˌseɪt, tərˈdʒɪv ər-ter·giver·sate

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  1. tergiversateverb

    To change sides or affiliation; to apostatize.


  2. tergiversateverb


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

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

    beat around the bush, equivocate, apostatise, palter, prevaricate, apostatize

  2. apostatize, apostatise, tergiversateverb

    abandon one's beliefs or allegiances

    prevaricate, beat around the bush, equivocate, apostatise, palter, apostatize

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  • تراجعيArabic
  • vymlouvat se, přeběhnout, vytáčet, odpadnoutCzech
  • tergiversarSpanish
  • tergiversatePersian
  • takki, kääntääFinnish
  • retourner sa chemise, tergiverser, dérober, changer de campFrench
  • tergiversarPortuguese
  • уклоняться, отступаться, предавать, увиливать, увёртыватьсяRussian

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