Examples of evasive in a Sentence
She gave an evasive answer.
They took evasive action to avoid capture.
Recent Examples of evasive from the Web
Tom Brady and coach Bill Belichick were predictably evasive about the quarterback’s hand injury in Friday’s interviews.
The whole continuity things remains evasive for Alabama's offensive coordinator and quarterbacks.
Carolina racked up six sacks on the evasive Case Keenum, and Rodgers was sacked 19 times in his first six games this season, though starting left tackle David Bakhtiari is now healthy.
His trial began on March 21 of that year, and he was found guilty on one count of obstruction of justice for giving an evasive answer when asked if Anderson had given him anything that required him to inject himself.
The delay was, naturally, the first question at the festival’s opening news conference, prompting an evasive answer from its producer, Ye Ning, the chief executive of Huayi Brothers Media.
Uncooperative and seemingly evasive, the boy, who says his name is Jefferson Joseph, rests his head between his clenched fists.
The soft suspension and gummy steering work well for trail duty but not during evasive maneuvers.
Pressed to clarify the matter during Thursday’s daily briefing, Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was evasive, refusing to say whether her boss had lost confidence in Tillerson.
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