elude

definition: 
escape, either physically or mentally
sentence: 
In March, when we are antsy for all things spring yet blooms elude us, we can enjoy dried flowers from natural food and ethnic markets.
The criminal has eluded the police for months.
difficulty: 
medium
toefl frequency: 
1
toefl classification: 
adverb: 
adjective: 
elusive
adverb sentence: 
adjective sentence: 
verb: 
elude
verb sentence: 
noun: 
elusiveness
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