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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Unclearness by virtue of having more than one meaning.

Usage examples (6)
  • Adjective : an equivocal answer. ,aliens of equivocal loyalty. ,an equivocal attitude
  • Nietzsche grew to loathe so intensely in Wagner, — viz., his pronounced histrionic tendencies, his dissembling powers, his inordinate vanity, his equivocalness, his...
  • This equivocalness, however, can be easily shown to rest on the peculiar fact that there are cases of doubtful right, for the decision of which no judge can be appointed.
  • Whilst there are assertions for power traits much as a temperament for equivocalness and intolerance to conformity, much traits are hornlike to refer and are not steady... for more
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