elude

(redirected from elusions)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for elude

evade

Synonyms

Synonyms for elude

to get away from (a pursuer)

to fail to be fixed by the mind, memory, or senses of

Synonyms

Synonyms for elude

escape, either physically or mentally

avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)

References in classic literature ?
Brooke, sticking his eye-glasses on nervously, and exploring the edges of a folded paper which he held in his hand; "and she would like to act-- depend upon it, as an executrix Dorothea would want to act.
Besides, mother, you being sole executrix, and having the direction and management of the estate, there remained little business, or I might say none, that I could transact, until you had had time to arrange matters to your satisfaction.
Bardell-- the relict and sole executrix of a deceased custom-house officer--was a comely woman of bustling manners and agreeable appearance, with a natural genius for cooking, improved by study and long practice, into an exquisite talent.
Online thin layer chromatography (TLC) was done in order to know about the compounds in each elusion and 150 elusions were collected and dried.
We never use the word 'no,' but we come up with creative elusions," says company member Cassandre Joseph.