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evade
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  • He caught Frink at the club every noon, and demanded, while Frink looked hunted and evasive, "Say, Chum—you’re a shark on this writing stuff—how would you put this sentence, see here in my manuscript—manuscript now where the deuce is that?

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as in: evade the enemy Define
physically avoid or get away from; or: said of something that is hard to obtain
as in: evade the question Define
to avoid or try to avoid either a responsibility or telling the whole truth
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