|Origin:||aequivocus, from Latin aequi- ( EQUI-) + vox 'voice'|
if you are equivocal, you are deliberately unclear in the way that you give information or your opinion [= ambiguous]:
His answer was equivocal.
She was rather equivocal about her work.
information that is equivocal is difficult to understand or explain because it contains different parts which suggest that different things are true:
The results of the police enquiry were equivocal.