Equivocal - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈkwɪvəkl|  American pronunciation of the word equivocal
Brit.  |ɪˈkwɪvək(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word equivocal

adjective

- open to question

aliens of equivocal loyalty
his conscience reproached him with the equivocal character of the union into which he had forced his son

- uncertain as a sign or indication

the evidence from bacteriologic analysis was equivocal

Examples

He responded to reporters' questions with equivocal answers.

The experiment produced equivocal results.

His answer was equivocal.

She was rather equivocal about her work.

The results of the police enquiry were equivocal.

his conscience reproached him with the equivocal character of the union into which he had forced his son

the evidence from bacteriologic analysis was equivocal

the equivocal (or indeterminate) objects painted by surrealists

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