PREVARICATING MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Prevaricating Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Prevaricate


• Prevaricate Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. i.) To shift or turn from one side to the other, from the direct course, or from truth; to speak with equivocation; to shuffle; to quibble; as, he prevaricates in his statement.
  2. (v. i.) To collude, as where an informer colludes with the defendant, and makes a sham prosecution.
  3. (v. i.) To undertake a thing falsely and deceitfully, with the purpose of defeating or destroying it.
  4. (v. t.) To evade by a quibble; to transgress; to pervert.


Synonyms:
Equivocate, Palter, Tergiversate,

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