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Related to sitting on the fence: stepping up to the plate
fencenoun buyer of stolen goods, buyer of stolen property, disposer of stolen goods, purchaser of stolen goods, purchaser of stolen property, receiver, receiver of stolen goods, receiver of stolen property, recipient of stolen goods, recipient of stolen property, vendor of stolen goods, vendor of stolen property
Associated concepts: burglary, robbery, theft
See also: bar, barrier, bicker, enclosure, equivocate, guard, hedge, hinder, obstacle, obstruction, palter, parry, pettifog, prevaricate, receiver, screen