row of bushes or shrubs planted close together and forming a boundary for a field
means of defence against possible loss
make a hedge round sth
be full of or surrounded by, especially in a way that causes difficulty or limits one's actions
refuse to answer directly
"when you say `maybe' you are just hedging"
"He dodged the issue"
"she skirted the problem"
"They tend to evade their responsibilities"
"he evaded the questions skillfully"
"The animals were hedged in"
"hedge the property"
"diversify your financial portfolio to hedge price risks"
"hedge your bets"
An ornamental rose garden separated from the lawn by a neat briar hedge.
出自： W. Boyd
There's such divinity doth hedge a King.
出自：Hamlet , Shakespeare
The garden was well hedged in.
This town is hedged in by hills.
这个镇四周环山。 hedge sb/sth ⇔ in with sth
It won't do to hedge your pupils in with a thousand dos and don'ts.
They are hedged in with rules and regulations.