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elude
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elude
Used in
Ethan Frome
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  • The other he tried to slip through hers; but she eluded him nimbly, and Frome's heart, which had swung out over a black void, trembled back to safety.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: he eluded the police
as in: your point eludes me
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