Variant of evade
- Rare to escape; get away
- to be deceitful or clever in avoiding or escaping something; use evasion
Origin: French évader ; from Classical Latin evadere ; from e-, out, from plush vadere, to go: see wade
- to avoid or escape from by deceit or cleverness; elude: to evade a pursuer
- to avoid doing or answering directly; get around; get out of: to evade a question, to evade payment of a tax
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