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evade
used in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

5 uses
  • But depredations on the neighbors were allowable, provided the culprit managed to evade detection or suspicion.
    9 — Sketches Of Neighboring Slaveholders (6% in)
  • But though I did not confide in my grandmother, and even evaded her vigilant watchfulness and inquiry, her presence in the neighborhood was some protection to me.
    5 — The Trials Of Girlhood (69% in)
  • She watched her husband with unceasing vigilance; but he was well practised in means to evade it.
    6 — The Jealous Mistress (7% in)
  • But he resolved to remove the obstacle in the way of his scheme; and he thought he had planned it so that he should evade suspicion.
    6 — The Jealous Mistress (34% in)
  • I evaded the question.
    12 — Fear Of Insurrection (67% in)

There are no more uses of "evade" in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl.

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