equivocator (n.) Old form(s): Equiuocator
dealer in ambiguities, trader in double meanings
Mac II.iii.29[Porter to Macduff] much drink may be said to be an equivocator with lechery
Mac II.iii.8[Porter alone, of someone knocking] here's an equivocator that could swear in both the scales against either scale
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