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evade
used in
1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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evade
Used in
1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • He could evade its pangs if he was quick-witted enough: it was chiefly when he showed stupidity that O'Brien pulled the lever.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He wondered vaguely how many others like her there might be in the younger generation people who had grown up in the world of the Revolution, knowing nothing else, accepting the Party as something unalterable, like the sky, not rebelling against its authority but simply evading it, as a rabbit dodges a dog.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: evade the enemy
as in: evade the question
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