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HEDGE

'HEDGE' is a 5 letter word starting with H and ending with E

Crossword clues for 'HEDGE'

ClueAnswer

Living fence (5)HEDGE
Bush fence (5)
Barrier of shrubs (5)
Minimise risk (5)
Planted fence (5)
Row of bushes (5)
Try to avoid answering questions or dealing with issues (5)
Fence alternative (5)
Privet barrier (5)
Fence of bushes (5)
Line of shrubbery (5)
Shrub fence (5)
Boundary of bushes (5)
Row of shrubs forming a boundary (5)
Bushes forming a fence (5)
Not be definitive (5)
Field border (5)
Yard enclosure, sometimes (5)
Stretch of shrubbery (5)
Planted border (5)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for HEDGE

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word hedge will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

BAR - END - HEM - MEW - PEN - SHY

4 letter words

CAGE - CARE - COOP - DUCK - HEED - LINE - MARK - METE - PALE - RAIL - REEF - TERM - WALL

5 letter words

ABATE - ALTER - AVOID - BOUND - BOURN - BOX IN - CAVIL - DODGE - EVADE - FENCE - FLOOR - GRANT - HEDGE - LIMEN - LIMIT - MARCH - PARRY - SALVO - SCANT - SHIFT - SKIRT - STALL - START - STINT

6 letter words

ADJUST - BICKER - BOGGLE - CORRAL - CUT-OFF - CUTOFF - FINISH - HERONS - IMMURE - LEAVEN - MODIFY - NARROW - PALTER - PATENT - PICKET - PRIVET - PUT OFF - RECOIL - REDUCE - SEASON - SHRINK - SHY OFF - SOFTEN - SWERVE - TEMPER - WAFFLE - WAIVER - WEASEL

7 letter words

ASSUAGE - BARRIER - CAUTION - CEILING - CESSION - CLOSE IN - COMPASS - CONFINE - CONTAIN - ENCLOSE - ENVELOP - FLANNEL - FOREARM - HEDGING - MYSTIFY - NIT-PICK - NITPICK - OBSCURE - PREPARE - QUALIFY - QUIBBLE - SHUFFLE - SHY AWAY - WARD OFF

8 letter words

ADJUST TO - BOUNDARY - DEADLINE - DIMINISH - FRONTIER - MAKE SURE - MITIGATE - MODERATE - MODULATE - PALISADE - PALLIATE - PICK NITS - PLAY SAFE - PRUDENCE - PULL AWAY - PULL BACK - REEF DOWN - REGISTER - REGULATE - RESTRAIN - RESTRICT - SAFENESS - SHEER OFF - SHIFT OFF - SIDESTEP - STRAITEN - TERMINUS

9 letter words

ALLOWANCE - AMBIGUITY - BEAT ABOUT - CANNINESS - CHOP LOGIC - CHOPLOGIC - CONDITION - COPYRIGHT - ENCLOSURE - EXCEPTION - EXEMPTION - EXTREMITY - HEM AND HAW - INTERFACE - PAWKINESS - PUSSYFOOT - SET LIMITS - STEP ASIDE - TAKE STEPS - THRESHOLD

10 letter words

BEAT AROUND - BORDER LINE - BULKHEAD IN - CONCESSION - DISCIPLINE - DISCRETION - EQUIVOCATE - HEDGE ABOUT - HESITATION - LIMITATION - LOWER LIMIT - PREPARE FOR - PROVIDE FOR - REGULATE BY - SOLICITUDE - SPECIALIZE - SPLIT HAIRS - TARGET DATE - UPPER LIMIT

11 letter words

CALCULATION - CAREFULNESS - CUTOFF POINT - DETERMINANT - DRAW THE LINE - GRAIN OF SALT - GUARDEDNESS - HEEDFULNESS - MINDFULNESS - PREVARICATE - RESERVATION - RESTRICTION - SAFETY FIRST - SHORTEN SAIL - SPECIAL CASE - SPECIALNESS

12 letter words

ABOUT THE BUSH - BOUNDARY LINE - CAUTIOUSNESS - CIRCUMSCRIBE - DELIBERATION - DELIMITATION - DIVISION LINE - GINGERLINESS - GUARD AGAINST - LOW-WATER MARK - MODIFICATION - STARTING LINE - TAKE MEASURES - TERGIVERSATE - TERMINAL DATE - THOROUGHNESS

13 letter words

AROUND THE BUSH - BREAK BOUNDARY - BREAKOFF POINT - CLEAR THE DECKS - EVADE THE ISSUE - HIGH-WATER MARK - JUDICIOUSNESS - PROVIDE A HEDGE - QUALIFICATION - REGARDFULNESS - SET CONDITIONS - SLOWNESS TO ACT - SPECIFICATION - STARTING POINT - TENTATIVENESS - TIME ALLOTMENT

14 letter words

BEG THE QUESTION - BLOW HOT AND COLD - CIRCUMSPECTION - COLLECTIVE NOUN - DELIBERATENESS - LIMITING FACTOR - PROVIDE AGAINST - PRUDENTIALNESS

15 letter words

CIRCUMSCRIPTION - LEAVE OUT NOTHING - MAKE SURE AGAINST - TAKE PRECAUTIONS

16 letter words

COUNTERVALLATION - DELIBERATE STAGES - SPECIAL TREATMENT

17 letter words

BEAT AROUND THE BUSH - BOUNDARY CONDITION - LINE OF DEMARCATION - MENTAL RESERVATION - PRIOR CONSULTATION - UNPRECIPITATENESS

18 letter words

CONSIDER EVERY ANGLE

19 letter words

UNCOMMUNICATIVENESS

20 letter words

CAREFUL CONSIDERATION - LEAVE NO STONE UNTURNED

21 letter words

OVERLOOK NO POSSIBILITY

24 letter words

EXTENUATING CIRCUMSTANCES

Definition of hedge

  • minimize loss or risk; "diversify your financial portfolio to hedge price risks"; "hedge your bets"
  • avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues); "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully"
  • enclose or bound in with or as it with a hedge or hedges; "hedge the property"
  • hinder or restrict with or as if with a hedge; "The animals were hedged in"
  • a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes
  • an intentionally noncommittal or ambiguous statement; "when you say `maybe' you are just hedging"
  • any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk; for example, taking two positions that will offset each other if prices change


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