Definition of Tergiversators

1. Noun. (plural of tergiversator) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tergiversators

1. tergiversator [n] - See also: tergiversator

Tergiversators Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Tergiversators Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Tergiversators

tergal
tergant
tergeminate
tergeminin
tergeminous
tergiferous
tergite
tergites
tergiversate
tergiversated
tergiversates
tergiversating
tergiversation
tergiversations
tergiversator
tergiversators (current term)
tergum
terguride
terin
teriparatide
teriyaki
teriyakied
teriyakis
terlinguaite
terlipressin
term-limit
term-limited
term infant
term insurance

Literary usage of Tergiversators

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Port Folio by Joseph Dennie, Asbury Dickins (1821)
"tergiversators are not very bountifully rewarded in any country, and of ours, with a very few exceptions, we may say " they are small among the heathen., ..."

2. The Port Folio by Joseph Dennie, Asbury Dickins (1821)
"tergiversators are not very bountifully rewarded in any country, and of ours, with a very few.exceptions, we may say " they are small among the heathen, ..."

3. Whigs and Whiggism: Political Writings by Benjamin Disraeli (1914)
"Did anyone chalk " apostate " on the back of Lord Palmerston, or outrage the nerves of those delicate tergiversators, the Messrs. ..."

4. Selections from the Letters of Robert Southey by Robert Southey, John Wood Warter (1856)
"MY DEAR G., A man of abilities at this time might do what Pitt did at the time of the coalition—deliver King and country from a set of tergiversators. ..."

5. Selected Speeches of the Late Right Honourable the Earl of Beaconsfield by Benjamin Disraeli (1882)
"Did any one chalk ' apostate ' on the back of Lord Palmerston, or outrage the nerves of those delicate tergiversators, the Messrs. ..."

6. Glasgow and Its Clubs: Or, Glimpses of the Condition, Manners, Characters by John Strang (1856)
"... that social fraternity, it is only truth to state that not one of the members have deserted their first love. Among the political tergiversators and ..."

7. Glasgow and Its Clubs: Or, Glimpses of the Condition, Manners, Characters by John Strang (1864)
"... that social fraternity, it is only truth to state that not one of the members has deserted his first love. Among the political tergiversators and ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Tergiversators

Search for Tergiversators on Dictionary.com!Search for Tergiversators on Thesaurus.com!Search for Tergiversators on Google!Search for Tergiversators on Wikipedia!

Search