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See also: 支吾其词

ChineseEdit

 
to falter; to prevaricate; to equivocate; to deal with a person just for the occasion
 
his; her; its; theirs; that; such; it (refers to sth preceding it)
word; phrase; classical Chinese poem
trad. (支吾其詞) 支吾
simp. (支吾其词) 支吾

PronunciationEdit


IdiomEdit

支吾其詞

  1. to talk in a roundabout way to cover up the truth; to speak halting or ambiguously