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eluding

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of eluding

  1. the act or a means of getting or keeping away from something undesirable <the bachelor's eluding of that dreaded trip to the altar came to an end when his girlfriend issued an ultimatum> Synonyms avoidance, cop-out, dodging, ducking, escape, elusion, eschewal, eschewing, evasion, out, shaking, shunningRelated Words bypassing, circumvention, runaround, sidestepping, skirting; averting, deflection, obviation, precluding, preventionNear Antonyms abidance, endurance, submission, toleration



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