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Synonyms for evasion
ɪˈveɪ ʒəneva·sion

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  1. evasionnoun

    Synonyms:
    subterfuge, shift, equivocation, shuffling, prevarication

  2. evasionnoun

    The act of eluding or avoiding, particularly the pressure of an argument, accusation, charge, or interrogation; artful means of eluding.

    Synonyms:
    subterfuge, prevarication, shift, shuffling, equivocation

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. evasion

    Synonyms:
    prevarication, shuffle, fencing, sheet, subterfuge, quibble, equivocation

    Antonyms:
    answer, counterargument, grappling

Princeton's WordNet

  1. evasion, equivocationnoun

    a statement that is not literally false but that cleverly avoids an unpleasant truth

    Synonyms:
    tergiversation, evasiveness, dodging, escape, equivocation, nonpayment, prevarication

  2. evasion, nonpaymentnoun

    the deliberate act of failing to pay money

    "his evasion of all his creditors"; "he was indicted for nonpayment"

    Synonyms:
    default, equivocation, escape, nonpayment, dodging, nonremittal

  3. evasion, escape, dodgingnoun

    nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do

    "his evasion of his clear duty was reprehensible"; "that escape from the consequences is possible but unattractive"

    Synonyms:
    leakage, equivocation, nonpayment, turning away, dodge, escapism, shunning, flight, safety valve, escape, escape cock, dodging, leak, relief valve, avoidance, escape valve, scheme, outflow

  4. evasionnoun

    the act of physically escaping from something (an opponent or a pursuer or an unpleasant situation) by some adroit maneuver

    Synonyms:
    equivocation, escape, nonpayment, dodging

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. evasionnoun

    Synonyms:
    shift, subterfuge, equivocation, prevarication, quibble, tergiversation, shuffling, sophistical excuse, disingenuous escape

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. evasionnoun

    Synonyms:
    evading, eluding, escape, baffling, foiling, prevarication, equivocation, sophistry, tergiversation, subterfuge, dodge, excuse

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How to use evasion in a sentence?

  1. Norman Darío Martínez:

    Macri's participation as director and vicepresident of two companies in the Bahamas and Panama is clear, proved and admitted, and these places are tax havens that are usually used for money laundering and tax evasion.

  2. Charles Harder:

    The New York Times' allegations of fraud and tax evasion are 100 percent false, and highly defamatory, there was no fraud or tax evasion by anyone. The facts upon which The Times bases The Times false allegations are extremely inaccurate.

  3. Pascal Saint-Amans:

    The tax world will not be the same before and after this, we are moving into this new era where massive tax planning, massive tax avoidance is over. It will be much more difficult, much more costly and it (profit shifting) will become evasion and no more avoidance.

  4. Charles Harder:

    The New York Times' allegations of fraud and tax evasion are 100 percent false, and highly defamatory, there was no fraud or tax evasion by anyone. The facts upon which the Times bases its false allegations are extremely inaccurate.

  5. Robert Trump:

    There was no fraud or tax evasion by anyone. The facts upon which The Times bases The Times false allegations are extremely inaccurate.

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