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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Trimmer; Timeserver

Usage examples (14)
  • Not that he could fairly be called a temporizer, for deep down in him there was undoubtedly a vein of obstinate, fundamental loyalty to the traditions of a caste which...
  • Lavim did not consider himself a liar, or even a temporizer.
  • I held that even defeat with Grant was better than success with a temporizer.
  • But he feared Francis, and hoped that such a vacillating temporizer might abdicate in favor of some thoroughly trustworthy successor. for more
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