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Past tense for to avoid providing a clear answer or statement
“Lloyd was in no mood to beat around the bush, and so put direct the question he wished answered.”
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Past tense for to swindle someone by not paying a debt, especially a gambling debt
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Past tense for to speak or act in a deliberately vague way to gain more time to deal with something
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