Word of the Week: Pettifog

as in: “No, the modern leader is the master of the fudge, the hedge, the duck, and the waffle, the hope and the maybe, the shuffle, and the pettifog, the obfuscation and the equivocation.”

Dauten, D. (2007, November 18). The new leadership: buying wiggle room. Boston Globe, p. G.4. 

Posted by the Reference Department

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