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verb     welsh pronunciation in American English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlewelshing
past tensewelshed
past participlewelshed

phrasal verb

welsh on

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theywelsh on
he/she/itwelshes on
present participlewelshing on
past tensewelshed on
past participlewelshed on
welsh on something to not do what you promised or agreed. Many people consider this word offensive

I’m not in the habit of welshing on deals.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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