1. Escape, either physically or mentally (synset 202078305)
    "The thief eluded the police"; "This difficult idea seems to evade her"; "The event evades explanation"
  2. Be incomprehensible to;
    Escape understanding by (synset 202729107)
    "What you are seeing in him eludes me"
  3. Avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues) (synset 200811316)
    "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully"

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