: tending or intended to evade : equivocal <evasive answers>
— eva·sive·ly adverb
— eva·sive·ness noun
Examples of EVASIVE
- She gave an evasive answer.
- They took evasive action to avoid capture.
First Known Use of EVASIVE
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