evasiveness

Definitions of evasiveness
1

n intentionally vague or ambiguous

Synonyms:
equivocation, prevarication
Type of:
ambiguity, equivocalness
unclearness by virtue of having more than one meaning
untruthfulness
the quality of being untruthful

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