elusory : Related Words Words similar in meaning to elusory


  • verb escape, either physically or mentally
    bilk; evade.
    • The thief eluded the police
    • This difficult idea seems to evade her
    • The event evades explanation
  • verb be incomprehensible to; escape understanding by
    • What you are seeing in him eludes me

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  • adjective satellite deliberately vague or ambiguous
    • his answers were brief, constrained and evasive
    • an evasive statement
  • adjective satellite avoiding or escaping from difficulty or danger especially enemy fire
    • pilots are taught to take evasive action

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