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stonewalling

[ stohn-waw-ling ]
/ ˈstoʊnˌwɔ lɪŋ /
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noun
the act of stalling, evading, or filibustering, especially to avoid revealing politically embarrassing information.
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Origin of stonewalling

First recorded in 1875–80; stonewall + -ing1
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