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Being careful about what you say

imply

verb

to suggest that you think something without saying it directly

get at

to try to suggest something without saying it directly

convey

verb

to communicate ideas or feelings indirectly

hedge

verb

to avoid answering a question or making a decision in a definite or direct way

fudge

verb

to avoid giving a clear decision or answer

evade

verb

to avoid talking about something or answering a question

skirt

verb

to avoid talking about something unpleasant

parry

verb

to avoid answering a question by asking a different question or by saying something clever

intimate

verb

to tell people something in an indirect way

mince (your) words

to be careful about what you say in order to be polite or not offend someone

emoji

a small digital image … which is used in electronic communication to express emotion or other simple concepts

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flop

a complete failure

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major on (doing) sth

to have or do a lot of something; to focus on a particular thing

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