Thanks to Shannon for finding a website from which you do not want a link:weaselwords

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One day, at a team strategy meeting, I noticed that all my staff appeared more attentive than usual and were making notes on pieces of paper in front of them. Some broke out into broad smiles as I spoke of our future directions. Then one shouted

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  1. larry borsato

    Weasel Words

    Looking for a vast collection of language that pretends to say something – while saying nothing at all? Or maybe you already have too many examples. You can find it, or comment on it, at weaselwords.com.au. Thanks to Johnnie Moore…


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