HyperDic: fudge

English > 3 senses of the word fudge:
NOUNfoodfudgesoft creamy candy
VERBsocialfudge, manipulate, fake, falsify, cook, wangle, misrepresenttamper, with the purpose of deception
communicationfudge, hedge, evade, put off, circumvent, parry, elude, skirt, dodge, duck, sidestepavoid / avoid or try to avoid / avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)
fudge > pronunciation
Soundsfah'jh
Rhymesacreage ... wreckage: 85 rhymes with ahjh...
English > fudge: 3 senses > noun 1, food
MeaningSoft creamy candy.
Narrowerchocolate fudgefudge made with chocolate or cocoa
divinity, divinity fudgewhite creamy fudge made with egg whites
penuche, penoche, panoche, panochafudge made with brown ... / brown sugar and butter and milk and nuts
Broadercandy, confectA rich sweet made of flavored sugar and often combined with fruit or nuts
Spanishate, dulce de azúcar, manjar
Catalancaramel
English > fudge: 3 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningTamper, with the purpose of deception.
PatternSomebody ----s
Example"Fudge the figures"
Synonymsmanipulate, fake, falsify, cook, wangle, misrepresent
Narrowerjugglemanipulate by or as if by moving around components
Broadercheat, chiselEngage in deceitful behavior
Spanishadulterar, desfigurar, falsear, falsificar, fingir, hacer trampa, manipular, tergiversar
Catalanfalsejar, falsificar, tergiversar
English > fudge: 3 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningavoid / avoid or try to avoid / avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues).
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymshedge, evade, put off, circumvent, parry, elude, skirt, dodge, duck, sidestep
NarrowerbegDodge, avoid answering, or take for granted
quibbleEvade the truth of a point or question by raising irrelevant objections
BroaderavoidStay clear from
Spanisheludir, esquivar, evadir, evitar, rehuir
Catalandefugir, eludir, esquivar, evadir, evitar

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