To avoid or dodge.
To duck is defined as to lower the head or body quickly as if to avoid a blow.
(Photog.) To lighten an area on (a print) to achieve a shading effect by blocking light in selected areas during an exposure, as in enlargement
To be on, or move along, the edge or border
To parry is to answer a question with an evasive reply, or to avoid an attack by using a countermove.
To avoid or evade
To avoid or escape from by deceit or cleverness; elude
To refuse to commit oneself or give a direct answer; hedge
To interfere with; hinder; impede
To get (into or out of clothes) quickly
To overcome, or get the better of, by cunning or cleverness
To prevent the disclosure or recognition of; conceal:
(Psychol.) To prevent from gratifying certain impulses or desires, either conscious or unconscious
To flee is defined as to run away from someone or something to get away from something unpleasant.
To get away from (an unwanted companion, etc.)
To refrain from using, engaging in, or partaking of:
To shake hands:
To get rid of (something undesirable)
To avoid using, accepting, participating in, or partaking of:
To attract by offering hope of reward or pleasure; tempt; allure
To draw by moral, emotional or sexual influence; to engage or fix, as the mind, attention, etc.; to invite or allure.
To meet with; face (difficulties, trouble, etc.)
To welcome; encourage:
To face; stand or meet face to face
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
To meet or confront squarely or face to face
Find another word for eludes. In this page you can discover 33 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for eludes, like: escapes, sidesteps, ducks, dodges, skirts, parries, circumvents, evades, fudges, hedges and shuns.