Synonyms of fencing
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• Why doesn't he just say what he thinks without equivocation?
ambiguityevasionhedgingwaffle (informal, British)shufflingquibblingprevaricationweasel words (informal, US)double talktergiversationdoubtfulness
• After months of prevarication, a decision has been made.
Thesaurus for fencing from the Collins English Thesaurus
Fencing is a sport in which two competitors fight each other using very thin swords. The ends of the swords are covered and the competitors wear protective clothes , so that they do not hurt each other.