- A person who evades something.
Variant of evade
intransitive verbevaded, evading
- Rare to escape; get away
- to be deceitful or clever in avoiding or escaping something; use evasion
Origin of evadeFrench évader ; from Classical Latin evadere ; from e-, out, from + 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