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Synonyms for evade




avoid answering


Synonyms for evade

to get away from (a pursuer)

to avoid fulfilling or answering completely

Synonyms for evade

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

escape, either physically or mentally

practice evasion

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use cunning or deceit to escape or avoid

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I said so just now, when I did not know you; but now that I know you, I say - you will evade this dismal fate, if you wish
Of her, however, Mr Lillyvick took no notice: rather striving (so, at least, it seemed to Newman Noggs) to evade her observation, and to shrink into himself whenever he attracted her regards.
I know I evade it, as many men--perhaps most men--do evade thinking their way through their greatest perplexity.
The last time Arsenal won a trophy Somerset was above sea level yet Wenger still evades censure as easily as he evades silverware.
Au moins 500 detenus se sont evades de deux prisons proches de Bagdad attaquees dans la nuit par des groupes armes, ont affirme, hier, deux deputes membres de la commission securite et defense du Parlement.
The 'prey' evades capture by plunging into the sea.
His dodge flows smoothly into a series of breathtaking flips that the woman evades with a few well-timed bent-leg cartwheels.
So, how can an effective vaccine be created to target a virus that evades the very immune system that the vaccine activates?
Generic removal elements also allow Active MDT to successfully detect and remove rootkits, a polymorphic threat attacking at the kernel level that often evades detection by traditional security software.