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Synonyms for hedger

a respondent who avoids giving a clear direct answer

someone who counterbalances one transaction (as a bet) against another in order to protect against loss

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a gardener who takes care of and trims hedges

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The court heard Mr Hedger, who worked for LV Insurance, got up and started reading out the number but then froze.
Prosecutor Nigel Lickley QC told the jury that Downton and Baccus, wearing masks, stormed into the bedroom where Mr Hedger was with his husband Simon Hedger-Cooper, and ordered both naked men to face the wall.
lt;B Guy Hedger, left, was murdered by Kevin Downton, centre, and Jason Baccus
Mr Hedger was listed as living at the property with Simon-Pierre Hedger-Cooper, 48, a voluntary sector worker who was reportedly his husband of 12 years.
Although this change is applicable to companies engaged in any type of derivative hedging, it would likely have the largest impact on commodity hedgers.
Given the Army review, Secretary Carter considers this matter closed," Hedger added.
Hedger and director Sam Freeman have the measure of the writer's narrative pace, and the tension rises sweetly and surely - if more in gently humorous than laugh-out-loud fashion - towards a half-time denouement that turns the tale sharply on its head.
which could go a long way in increasing hedger participation.
In "The Semantics of Racial Slurs," an article recently published in Linguistic and Philosophical Investigations, Hedger (2012) draws upon Kaplan's (1999) distinction between descriptive and expressive content to argue that slurs are expressions with purely expressive content.
Caroline climbs one of them with help from tree surgeon Jo Hedger.
Troy Hedger, president of Alpha-Omega Services, based in Bellflower, Calif.
Qatar Academy Director Dr Gregory Hedger said, "The academic year 2011--12 has been a major milestone for Qatar Academy.
Jan Molby with Nova''s Jana and Moyo Benson and Cllr Andrew Hodson at his belated birthday celebration David Rankine and Rachel Rae who play Romeo and Juliet DJ Paul Oakenfold and Cream boss James Barton at Creamfields Andrea Deary, Ashley Louise Griffiths (Jane Iredale Mineral Make-up), Dominika Dymarka (The Spa at Greens) and Carly Style (Greens) Simon Hedger, aka Friar Lawrence, Ruth-Alexander Rubin (Lady Capulet) and Francis Tucker with Drew Schofield at the opening night of Romeo and Juliet Daily Post columnist Emma Johnson and her DJ husband Alan Hartley at Creamfields Liverpool Shakespeare Festival producer Simon Hedger with Max Rubin, director and founder of Lodestar Theatre Company
M2 EQUITYBITES-18 March 2010-Bolt Technology names Michael C Hedger as executive VP(C)2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Hedgers often try to limit their losses by paying another hedger to assume their obligation.