In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- But in the meantime, I back the president's decision without any equivocation.
- It is at any rate more candid than the notoriously slimy postwar equivocations of Albert Speer.
- While compassion makes us feel the richer for our magnanimity, justice stirs up far more complex emotions of self-justification and equivocation.
- I say without equivocation to the House that the assets test is a logical and necessary expression of any genuine commitment to the pursuit of a needs based welfare system.
- Despite the nobility of its conception, this odyssey will end in irresolution and equivocation - as indeed it must.
- I know there's been a lot of equivocation in this post.
- So I can say that without any equivocation whatsoever.
- Their equivocations seem to have taken our mandarins by surprise.
- With official equivocation over animal experiments, it isn't surprising that plans for a world-class primate research lab at Cambridge have been axed.
- Look, in my view it's due to, if you like, a bit of equivocation about earnings growth for the course of the next 12 months.
- But Congressional equivocation also reflects Congressional ambivalence.
- Apparently, they didn't realize that the people who felt this way were looking for leadership on the issue not equivocation.
- No question has been raised as to any equivocation, ambiguity or uncertainty in the interpretation of that will.
- We'll publish pictures no one will publish, we'll show video no one will show, and we'll stay on it 24/7 until the truth penetrates through the lies and equivocations.
- As someone who's been struggling with NOT getting things done for over forty years, I can say without equivocation that Allen's methods really do work.
- You read them and you see a man so cautiously calculating not to put a foot wrong that he envelops himself in a fog of caveats and equivocations.
- The excuses, explanations and equivocations are strictly for public consumption.
- His reactions are relevant only because they seem to fit his career-long pattern of equivocation and calculation trying whenever possible to have it both ways.
- Inevitably the postelection media were full of tactful equivocations, brave faces and the search for silver linings.
- I'm over-reacting, of course, but it seems that such reportage has more to do with equivocation than articulation.
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