Temporize Definition

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# Sentence Times
1. 'Not exactly, sir,' temporized Sloan. 1
2. As a member of WTO, China should temporize and advance its Greenness building in order to perfect quickly China"s law system of Green barrier." 1
3. Celia had decided long ago she would never temporize on that. 1
4. Does a good carver temporize to carve his seal? 1
5. EPA had attempted to temporize by allowing California to take " reasonable extra efforts " to comply. 1
6. I can't permit you to temporize any longer. 1
7. She would balance and temporize endlessly before reaching a decision. 1
8. The stalemate allowed Pyongyang to temporize untiltheendofthe Bush administration and set up a new roundofprovocation. 1
9. We can find the way out of bureaucracy only when we temporize and manage well the relations between the country and the society and facilitate the progress both. 1

Temporize

[ˈtempəˌrīz]

VERB

temporizes (third person present) · temporized (past tense) · temporized (past participle) · temporizing (present participle) · temporise (verb) · temporises (third person present) · temporised (past tense) · temporised (past participle) · temporising (present participle)

  - avoid making a decision or committing oneself in order to gain time.

  - temporarily adopt a particular course in order to conform to the circumstances.

Synonyms

List of Prefixes

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Amphi-
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List of Suffixes

-Acy
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-Dom
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-Ism
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-Ment
-Ness
-Ship
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