weasel-worded


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Adj.1.weasel-worded - evasively worded in order to avoid an unqualified statement
qualified - limited or restricted; not absolute; "gave only qualified approval"
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This is from the guy who weasel-worded answering a question about taking more than $895,000 in campaign financing in Madigan money, the third highest amount of any state representative, and he wants us to believe he isn't beholden to Madigan?
First she went into hiding, then she readmitted the two councillors and then she gave a weasel-worded justification.
On the whole, the document was weasel-worded and had little meaty content, which is not surprising when 189 countries are required to agree to a text.