Non-committal



[non-kuh-mit-l] /ˌnɒn kəˈmɪt l/

adjective
1.
not committing oneself, or not involving , to a particular view, course, or the like:
The senator gave us a noncommittal answer.
/ˌnɒnkəˈmɪtəl/
adjective
1.
not involving or revealing commitment to any particular opinion or course of action: a noncommittal reply
2.
(rare) having no outstanding quality, meaning, etc
adj.

also noncommittal, 1829, “characterized by refusal to commit oneself,” from non- + committal (see commit).

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