dodge

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Synonyms for dodge

Synonyms for dodge

Synonyms for dodge

an elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade

a quick evasive movement

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a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery

make a sudden movement in a new direction so as to avoid

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move to and fro or from place to place usually in an irregular course

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

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He gave a shriek and dodged back, and a cartwheel shaved him narrowly.
Once when I turned short and dodged under his arm he made a grab and got me by the jacket between my shoulders, and I thought I was gone; but I slid out of the jacket quick as lightning, and saved myself.
1 : to move suddenly aside or to and fro <We dodged through the crowd.