Escape, either physically or mentally (synset 202078305)
"The thief eluded the police"; "This difficult idea seems to evade her"; "The event evades explanation"
Be incomprehensible to;
Escape understanding by (synset 202729107)"What you are seeing in him eludes me"hypernym: amaze, baffle, beat, bewilder, dumbfound, flummox, get, gravel, mystify, nonplus, perplex, pose, puzzle, stick, stupefy, vex - be a mystery or bewildering tosynonym: escape
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"hypernym: avoid - stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or somethinghyponym:
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