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Synonyms for hedge

hedge against something

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  • protect against
  • insure against
  • guard against
  • safeguard against
  • shield against
  • cover against
  • fortify against

hedge something or someone about or around

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Synonyms for hedge

to surround and advance upon

to use evasive or deliberately vague language

to avoid fulfilling or answering completely

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a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes

any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk

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an intentionally noncommittal or ambiguous statement

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avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)

hinder or restrict with or as if with a hedge

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enclose or bound in with or as it with a hedge or hedges

minimize loss or risk

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