evade-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: escape or avoid a situation or responsibility

The thief evaded the police for almost two months.
These ideas seem to evade her.
Jack's daughter always tries to evade her chores.
I evaded the monster's giant sword.

VerbNet: avoid-52
FrameNet: Avoiding,Evading
PropBank: evade.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3, 4