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evade
Used in
The Awakening
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  • She got it into her head that Victor was in love with Mrs. Pontellier, and he gave her evasive answers, framed so as to confirm her belief.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She answered her husband with friendly evasiveness,ónot with any fixed design to mislead him, only because all sense of reality had gone out of her life; she had abandoned herself to Fate, and awaited the consequences with indifference.  (not reviewed by editor)

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