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DODGE





Definition:

  1. [noun] an elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade; "his testimony was just a contrivance to throw us off the track"
    Synonyms: contrivance, stratagem

  2. [noun] a quick evasive movement

  3. [noun] a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery
    Synonyms: dodging, scheme

  4. [verb] make a sudden movement in a new direction so as to avoid; "The child dodged the teacher's blow"

  5. [verb] move to and fro or from place to place usually in an irregular course; "the pickpocket dodged through the crowd"

  6. [verb] 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"
    Synonyms: hedge, fudge, evade, put off, circumvent, parry, elude, skirt, duck, sidestep

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