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hedge (n):
a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes
hedge (n):
an intentionally noncommittal or ambiguous statement
Samples
when you say `maybe' you are just hedging
Related Words: hedging
hedge (n):
any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk; for example, taking two positions that will offset each other if prices change
hedge (v):
minimize loss or risk
Samples
diversify your financial portfolio to hedge price risks.
hedge your bets
hedge (v):
avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)
Samples
He dodged the issue.
she skirted the problem.
They tend to evade their responsibilities.
he evaded the questions skillfully

Related Words: circumventdodgeevade
hedge (v):
enclose or bound in with or as it with a hedge or hedges
Samples
hedge the property
hedge (v):
hinder or restrict with or as if with a hedge
Samples
The animals were hedged in
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He who laughs last, laughs longest

Son gülen iyi güler.
If someone does something nasty to you, that person may feel satisfaction, but you will feel even more satisfaction if you get revenge on that person.


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