To better see all uses of the word
elude
in
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
please enable javascript.

elude
Used In
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary

unspecified meaning
  • Parties were able to elude each other for the space of half an hour without going beyond the "known" ground.

  • There are no more uses of "elude" in the book.


To see samples from other sources, click a word sense below:
as in: he eluded the police Define
to avoid, or get away from, or remain out of reach -- as in:
  • "She eluded the police."
  • She eluded danger and finally arrived safely at home.
  • Success has eluded me so far.
  • She always messes up, but some how eludes taking responsibility

as in: your point eludes me Define
to escape understanding (not understood)
Show Multiple Meanings
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading