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Noun1.fencesitter - a neutral or uncommitted person (especially in politics)fencesitter - a neutral or uncommitted person (especially in politics)
political science, politics, government - the study of government of states and other political units
individualist - a person who pursues independent thought or action
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If every day, at least one customer service interaction results in making a fan out of a former fencesitter customer, both reputation and revenues can be favorably impacted.
More importantly, Khamenehi appears to be a fencesitter, too.
Jaiba is, of course, an old jibaro term, and the "jibaro jaiba" is an iconic Puerto Rican character: the fencesitter, the hustler, the pragmatist, the cynic, the slacker.
The player was and is the ultimate fencesitter (he admits he could not decide which way to vote before the decision was taken not to travel to Zimbabwe) and often not even Murphy can penetrate that shell, even when it comes down to the argument of whether Stewart or Jack Russell should keep wicket.
They present themselves in various forms ranging from "Constance Complainer" and "Sally Sarcasm" to "Dictator Dick" or "Freida Fencesitter.