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Daemon
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elusion

(noun) The act of avoiding capture (especially by cunning).

Synonyms: slip

Usage: There was not much time, however, for thought or elusion, and she yielded as calmly as she could to the necessity of letting him overtake her.
KSPavan
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elusion
Definition: (noun) The act of avoiding capture (especially by cunning).
Synonyms: slip
Usage: There was not much time, however, for thought or elusion, and she yielded as calmly as she could to the necessity of letting him overtake her.
Adyl Mouhei
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Daemon wrote:
elusion

(noun) The act of avoiding capture (especially by cunning).

Synonyms: slip

Usage: There was not much time, however, for thought or elusion, and she yielded as calmly as she could to the necessity of letting him overtake her.
8BooksOfSengathe
Posted: Monday, February 11, 2019 9:27:14 AM

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Daemon wrote:
elusion

(noun) The act of avoiding capture (especially by cunning).

Synonyms: slip

Usage: There was not much time, however, for thought or elusion, and she yielded as calmly as she could to the necessity of letting him overtake her.



The famous Sherlock Holmes was not always successful in
elusion when Prof. Moriarty was being cunning with his
fellow criminals.
Emel Rapchan
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ELUSION
- It's the act or action of eluding by varies means and for numerous porpuses. Chiefly used in hunting and fishing.

Wilmar (USA)
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Definition: (noun) The act of avoiding capture (especially by cunning).
monamagda
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Pablo Bernal
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monamagda wrote:


Hello monamagda:
Sorry, but the word in question is not "illusion", but rather "elusion" which is related to "eludir" in Spanish.
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