escape, either physically or mentally;
"The thief eluded the police"
"This difficult idea seems to evade her"
"The event evades explanation"
be incomprehensible to; escape understanding by;
"What you are seeing in him eludes me"
avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues);
"He dodged the issue"
"she skirted the problem"
"They tend to evade their responsibilities"
"he evaded the questions skillfully"
- The fox eluded the hunters by turning back quickly.
- The suspect continues to elude the police.
- The revolutionist eluded capture for weeks by hiding underground.
- The meaning eludes me.
- She tried to remember his face, but it eluded her.
Quite a simple and obvious idea, but till now it had eluded her.出自： P. G. Wodehouse
Zigzagging across the North Atlantic, to elude the last submarines of the war.出自： J. Thurber
Praxis would elude her escort..and slip off home.出自： F. Weldon