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Daemon
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sidestep

(verb) Avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues).

Synonyms: evade, hedge, skirt, parry, fudge, circumvent, dodge, elude, duck, put off

Usage: The candidate tried to sidestep the issue during the debate, but eventually he had to make his position clear.
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sidestep
Definition: (verb) Avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues).
Synonyms: evade, hedge, skirt, parry, fudge, circumvent, dodge, elude, duck, put off
Usage: The candidate tried to sidestep the issue during the debate, but eventually he had to make his position clear.
taurine
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This is a finding of fact which we have no power to sidestep or to overturn.

So pa la enferma
Wilmar (USA)
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(verb) Avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues).
8BooksOfSengathe
Posted: Saturday, January 26, 2019 4:06:29 PM

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Daemon wrote:
sidestep

(verb) Avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues).

Synonyms: evade, hedge, skirt, parry, fudge, circumvent, dodge, elude, duck, put off

Usage: The candidate tried to sidestep the issue during the debate, but eventually he had to make his position clear.



The newly transferred high school students were having a
challenging time adjusting to the new district , as a
result , they would sidestep one-on-one encounters
with certain students and teachers.
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