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Verb
To speak or write at length in a vague or trivial manner
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“I either bluster through and waffle away, mumbling on further and further away from the point in hand, or I go to the other extreme and clam up completely.”
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To avoid providing a clear answer or statement
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“We are keenly aware that some interests are either openly opposed or will waffle when asked about domestic manufacturing and fabrication.”
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To swing indecisively from one course of action or opinion to another
“Much like Banks, he tended to waffle in deciding how best to defend the region.”
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To quibble over trivial matters
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To speak hesitatingly or with indecision
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Lengthy but vague or trivial talk or writing
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“The whole thing is wrapped up in a lot of waffle about doing it for the greater good of science.”
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A thin batter cake, typically fried in a pan or on a griddle in oil or butter
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The use of expressions susceptible of a double signification
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Deception by use of trickery, quibbling, or subterfuge
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The act or process of obfuscating for deceptive purposes
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