Synonyms of evasive


1. evasive, equivocal (vs. unequivocal), ambiguous

usage: deliberately vague or ambiguous; "his answers were brief, constrained and evasive"; "an evasive statement"

2. evasive, protective (vs. unprotective)

usage: avoiding or escaping from difficulty or danger especially enemy fire; "pilots are taught to take evasive action"

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