Meaning of evade
Pronunciation: (i-vād'), [key]
— v., e•vad•ed, e•vad•ing.
- to escape from by trickery or cleverness: to evade one's pursuers.
- to get around by trickery: to evade rules.
- to avoid doing or fulfilling: to evade an obligation.
- to avoid answering directly: to evade a question.
- to elude; escape: The solution evaded him.
- to practice evasion.
- to elude or get away from someone or something by craft or slyness; escape.
- evade (Thesaurus)