adjective. ['ɪˈluːsɪv'] skillful at eluding capture.
Words that Rhyme with Elusive
How do you spell elusive? Is it ellusive ?
A common misspelling of elusive is ellusive
Example sentences of the word elusive
Microscopes can allow people to catch a glimpse of this elusive world.
Quotes containing the word elusive
1. The charm of fishing is that it is the pursuit of what is elusive but attainable, a perpetual series of occasions for hope.
- John Buchan
2. The elusive nature of love... it can be such a fleeting thing. You see it there and it's just fluttering and it's gone.
- Mick Jagger
3. Mary Lincoln provided Elizabeth Keckley with opportunities for social and economic advancement she probably had never imagined during her years as a slave, while Elizabeth offered Mary the loyal, steadfast friendship she craved but had always found so elusive.
- Jennifer Chiaverini
adjective. ['ɪˈluːsɪv'] difficult to describe.
adjective. ['ɪˈluːsɪv'] making great mental demands; hard to comprehend or solve or believe.
adjective. ['ɪˈluːsɪv'] difficult to detect or grasp by the mind or analyze.