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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Hesitant to state facts or opinions simply and directly as from e.g. timidity or hypocrisy.

Usage examples (31)
  • A mealymouthed politician
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  • He was a nasty man, mealymouthed and hurtful for all his good looks.
  • It is time that we stop using mealymouthed phrases such as “patently false”. for more
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