1. 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"
  2. Escape, either physically or mentally (synset 202078305)
    "The thief eluded the police"; "This difficult idea seems to evade her"; "The event evades explanation"
  3. Practice evasion (synset 202374810)
    "This man always hesitates and evades"
  4. Use cunning or deceit to escape or avoid (synset 200812701)
    "The con man always evades"

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