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Noun
A cunning trick or dishonest act, in particular one intended to avoid something unpleasant
“Citing such impersonal forces - such as poverty - is always a dodge for individual responsibility.”
Noun
A sudden quick movement to avoid someone or something
“A guard shot at me but with a quick dodge from my new agility I managed to avoid at it.”
Noun
Verb
To evade by cleverness or trickery
“He has repeatedly dodged the question.”
Verb
To move suddenly aside or to and fro
“Pensioners who have to dodge dual-carriage way traffic to catch a bus are dicing with death, a county councillor has claimed.”
Verb
To avoid by moving suddenly out of the way
“… always trying to dodge the landlord's rule prohibiting pets.”
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