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Synonyms for evade
ɪˈveɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hedge, fudge, evade, put off, circumvent, parry, elude, skirt, dodge, duck, sidestep(verb)

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

    "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully"

    Synonyms:
    put over, circumvent, set back, dip, turn off, confuse, sidestep, cook, douse, overreach, beat, surround, dishearten, hold over, hem in, environ, defer, outfox, deflect, parry, dodge, remit, fake, duck, border, flurry, prorogue, block, outsmart, hedge, manipulate, put off, falsify, table, misrepresent, postpone, hedge in, shelve, beleaguer, elude, disconcert, ring, wangle, escape, fudge, outwit, besiege, bilk, skirt

  2. elude, evade, bilk(verb)

    escape, either physically or mentally

    "The thief eluded the police"; "This difficult idea seems to evade her"; "The event evades explanation"

    Synonyms:
    fudge, duck, hedge, dodge, skirt, bilk, frustrate, circumvent, baffle, foil, cross, elude, parry, thwart, put off, spoil, sidestep, escape, scotch

  3. evade(verb)

    practice evasion

    "This man always hesitates and evades"

    Synonyms:
    parry, circumvent, hedge, bilk, elude, fudge, put off, skirt, sidestep, duck, dodge

  4. evade(verb)

    use cunning or deceit to escape or avoid

    "The con man always evades"

    Synonyms:
    parry, circumvent, hedge, bilk, elude, fudge, put off, skirt, sidestep, duck, dodge

Wiktionary

  1. evade(verb)

    Synonyms:
    equivocate, shuffle, dodge

  2. evade(verb)

    To escape; to slip away; — sometimes with from.

    Synonyms:
    dodge, equivocate, shuffle

  3. evade(verb)

    Synonyms:
    shuffle, dodge, equivocate

  4. evade(verb)

    Synonyms:
    equivocate, dodge, shuffle

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. evade(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    elude, escape, escape from, steal away from, get away from (by artifice)

  2. evade(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    avoid, shun, decline

  3. evade(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    equivocate, shuffle, quibble, dodge, prevaricate, palter, cavil

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    shirk, circumvent, escape, avoid, sidestep, elude, bypass, side-step, dodge

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Translations for evade

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  • evadirSpanish
  • evado, subtefugio, subterfugioLatin
  • ускользать, ускользнуть, избежать, уклоняться, уклониться, избегатьRussian
  • tránh néVietnamese

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