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1. evade

verb. ['ɪˈveɪd, iːˈveɪd'] avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues).

Synonyms

  • circumvent
  • elude
  • put off
  • duck
  • skirt
  • dodge
  • avoid
  • hedge
  • beg
  • quibble
  • sidestep
  • fudge

Antonyms

  • defend
  • lend oneself
  • attract
  • encourage

Etymology

  • evado (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Evade

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Example sentences of the word evade


1. Verb, base form
Chameleons rely more on senses other than hearing to evade predators and find food.

Quotes containing the word evade


1. He is free to evade reality, he is free to unfocus his mind and stumble blindly down any road he pleases, but not free to avoid the abyss he refuses to see.
- Ayn Rand

2. We may ignore, but we can nowhere evade the presence of God. The world is crowded with Him. He walks everywhere incognito.
- C.S. Lewis

3. People crushed by laws, have no hope but to evade power. If the laws are their enemies, they will be enemies to the law; and those who have most to hope and nothing to lose will always be dangerous.
- Edmund Burke

2. evade

verb. ['ɪˈveɪd, iːˈveɪd'] escape, either physically or mentally.

Synonyms

  • elude
  • escape
  • bilk
  • break loose

Antonyms

  • consume
  • maximise
  • maximize
  • arrive

Etymology

  • evado (Latin)

3. evade

verb. ['ɪˈveɪd, iːˈveɪd'] use cunning or deceit to escape or avoid.

Synonyms

  • get away
  • escape
  • get by
  • get off

Antonyms

  • diving duck
  • dabbling duck
  • stand still
  • truth

Etymology

  • evado (Latin)

4. evade

verb. ['ɪˈveɪd, iːˈveɪd'] practice evasion.

Synonyms

  • act

Antonyms

  • log in
  • dock

Etymology

  • evado (Latin)
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