Equivocation in a Sentence  πŸ”Š

Definition of Equivocation

speech that is purposefully unclear and withholds information in order to deceive

Examples of Equivocation in a sentence

Using equivocation, the devious child said β€œI guess someone took it” when his mother asked him about the money the had stolen from her purse.  πŸ”Š

The dishonest car salesman was careful with his speech, using equivocation to con the buyers into thinking the van was a good car without actually lying.  πŸ”Š

With a hint of equivocation, the cheating boyfriend neglected to mention that he had another woman over when he told his girlfriend he β€œdidn’t go out last night.”  πŸ”Š

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