from The Century Dictionary.

  • Indicating or characterized by equivocation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Indicating, or characterized by, equivocation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Indicating, or characterized by, equivocation.


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  • David Gessner, author of several volumes including Return of the Osprey, A Wild Rank Place, Sick of Nature, and Soaring With Fidel, teaches creative writing at the University of North Carolina Wilmington; here, in an equivocatory think-piece for The New York Times, he wrestles with being torn between wild-worryness and world-weariness to surprising effect on the eve of achieving tenure at a clean well-pensioned place boasting an enviable leisurely and enlightening pace.

    The Dilemma Affecting Those Who Write and Teach


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