On examination, the notion seems worse than useless: society's is a cognate of the weasel word
social, and community in this context is itself another weasel word
, sucking out any real meaning from the word expectations.
As soon as I entered my serial number, their computer spit back a set of weasel words
telling me that my time had run out.
National Treasures have taken over from Guilty Pleasures as the weasel words
which masquerade as a bit of fun while actually demeaning us.
I would like these bosses to put the answer to the questions I have asked here for everybody who uses aeroplanes at the other airports to see the answer and, please, no weasel words
or putting the blame on everyone else, as I, and I think a lot of other people, think that there is an ulterior motive behind this from Peel bosses.
While Mitchell has apologised for the foul-mouthed broadside at the police officers employed to safeguard the MP and his peers, Mr Mitchell continues to employ weasel words
to avoid denying that he called the officers "plebs" and "morons".
They wring their hands and say weasel words
, but they have done nothing to stop this unwanted and unnecessary radical change.
But Welsh Labour Leader Carwyn Jones said: "People in Wales won't be fooled by his weasel words
Inconsistently, they include sufficient weasel words
to carry on claiming NHS fees.
That is to say, weasel words
are used to buttress claims that are meant to be beyond dispute, but upon more minute inspection are discovered to be hollow and of no true substance.
Instead, reporters are encouraged to throw away the weasel words
and call it like they see it when they think public officials have revealed themselves as phonies or flip-floppers.
Don Watson's book, Warson's) Dictionary of Weasel Words
, Contemporary Cliches, Cant & Management Jargon, and the Weasel Words
web site well document this abuse of language.
However, what is not overwhelming is the lack of a single comment from any member of our illustrious City Council relating to the plethora of weasel words
used to promote the extension of term limits.
They are using weasel words
deliberately designed to mislead the public and the media and cover up the fact that they have made things far worse.
There are going to be a lot of weasel words
on all sides.
Legitimate objective and reasonable exercise are weasel words
that the courts at all levels, with only rare exceptions, have stretched beyond recognition in support of the insatiable meddlesome and confiscatory demands of Leviathan.