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prevaricate
used in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler)

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Definition
be deliberately ambiguous or unclear in order to mislead or withhold information; or make false statements
  • As regards your question, however, I will not prevaricate nor deceive you, but what the old man of the sea told me, so much will I tell you in full.
    Book 17 (21% in)
prevaricate = be deliberately ambiguous or unclear in order to mislead or withhold information
  • As regards your questions, however, I will not prevaricate nor deceive you, but will tell you without concealment all that the old man of the sea told me.
    Book 4 (40% in)

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