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To get away from something, especially with cunning or skill
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“Testing experts seem certain that athletes who cheat often evade detection.”
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To avoid giving a direct answer to (a question)
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“Whenever one asks them anything on politics, they skilfully evade the question by affirming that they are priests and not politicians.”
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To dodge something, such as a question, task or duty
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To avert or prevent the occurrence of
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To fail to fulfill an obligation or payment
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To quibble over trivial matters
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To retreat from something frightening or dangerous
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To escape punishment for doing something or avoid doing some work
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To spend one's time in an aimless, idle way
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To disregard the rules and refuse to conform
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