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evade
Used in
A Tale of Two Cities
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  • The citizeness looking at him, he became embarrassed, evaded her glance as a small dog would have done, retreated among his wood, and hid his confusion over the handle of his saw.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "At another time, sir," he returned, evasively, "the present time is ill-conwenient for explainin'.  (not reviewed by editor)

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