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elude

verb

Definition of ELUDE

to get or keep away from (as a responsibility) through cleverness or trickery <the millionaire had been eluding his fair share of taxes for years before getting caught>
Synonyms avoid, dodge, duck, elude, eschew, evade, finesse, get around, scape, shake, shirk, shuffle (out of), shun, weasel (out of)

February 27, 2015
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