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hedge

synonym (synonym of hedge)

  • (noun.artifact)
    a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.possession)
    any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk; for example, taking two positions that will offset each other if prices change (noun.possession)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues) (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    enclose or bound in with or as it with a hedge or hedges (verb.contact)
     

hypernym (hedge IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes (noun.artifact)
    a barrier that serves to enclose an area (noun.artifact)
     
  • an intentionally noncommittal or ambiguous statement (noun.communication)
    a statement that is not literally false but that cleverly avoids an unpleasant truth (noun.communication)
     
  • any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk; for example, taking two positions that will offset each other if prices change (noun.possession)
    defense against financial failure; financial independence (noun.possession)
     
  • avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues) (verb.communication)
    stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something (verb.communication)
     
  • enclose or bound in with or as it with a hedge or hedges (verb.contact)
    surround completely (verb.contact)
     
  • hinder or restrict with or as if with a hedge (verb.contact)
    surround in a restrictive manner (verb.contact)
     
  • minimize loss or risk (verb.change)
    make small or insignificant (verb.change)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF hedge relation)

  • a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes (noun.artifact)
    hedge of privet plants (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    hedge or fence of trees designed to lessen the force of the wind and reduce erosion (noun.artifact)
     
  • avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues) (verb.communication)
    dodge, avoid answering, or take for granted (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    evade the truth of a point or question by raising irrelevant objections (verb.communication)
     

verb group (hedge is verb group of ....)

  • enclose or bound in with or as it with a hedge or hedges (verb.contact)
    hinder or restrict with or as if with a hedge (verb.contact)
     
  • hinder or restrict with or as if with a hedge (verb.contact)
    enclose or bound in with or as it with a hedge or hedges (verb.contact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from hedge)

  • an intentionally noncommittal or ambiguous statement (noun.communication)
    avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues) (verb.communication)
     
  • avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues) (verb.communication)
    deliberately avoiding; keeping away from or preventing from happening (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of evading by going around (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    an intentionally noncommittal or ambiguous statement (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a shifty deceptive person (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a respondent who avoids giving a clear direct answer (noun.person)
     
  • minimize loss or risk (verb.change)
    someone who counterbalances one transaction (as a bet) against another in order to protect against loss (noun.person)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym verb group derivation hedgerow hedging circumvent hedge in fence fencing equivocation evasion protection security privet hedge shelterbelt windbreak beg quibble hedge in circumvent dodge hedger avoidance dodging escape

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