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elusive
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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difficult to get a hold of

(mentally such as a memory or description; or externally such as an achievement or physical capture)
  • In any community or nation it is these little things which are most elusive to the grasp and yet most essential to any clear conception of the group life taken as a whole.
    Chapter 9 (72% in)

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