- the act of eluding; evasion.
Origin of elusion
Related Words for elusionrestraint, evasion, prevention, betrayal, flight, rescue, disappearance, freedom, departure, liberation, desertion, breakout, withdrawal, outbreak, falsehood, deception, misinterpretation, untruth, heresy, paradox
Examples from the Web for elusion
Historical Examples of elusion
I said it was, and done in defiance and by elusion of the law.Journal in France in 1845 and 1848 with Letters from Italy in 1847
T. W. (Thomas William) Allies
The game of challenge and elusion on her part, of perpetual and ever more ardent advance on his.The Black Pearl
Mrs. Wilson Woodrow
Word Origin and History for elusion
1540s, noun of action from elude, or from Medieval Latin elusionem (nominative elusio), noun of action from past participle stem of Latin eludere.