- v. 向旁侧避让；回避
a step to one side (as in boxing or dancing)
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"
- He cleverly sidestepped the tackle.
- Try your best to sidestep for sensitive issues like this.
- This attempt to sidestep the question of what intelligence is was very ingenious.