eluding 1 of 2

as in escape
the act or a means of getting or keeping away from something undesirable the criminal's eluding of the police finally came to an end when he was caught trying to leave the country

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eluding

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verb

present participle of elude

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“Eluding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/eluding. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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