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I generally do not bother the officers because they do not usually answer my questions and only offer me evasive answers and lies.Locked up in the Land of Liberty: Part III|Yariel Valdés González|July 21, 2021|Washington Blade
Some make the virus more evasive when faced with antibodies and other immune system cells.
PFAS have been evasive, found in everyday products like drinking water, and now, even amid growing calls for cleaner and safer beauty products, scientists have found them in makeup.‘Forever chemicals’ could be lurking in your lipstick|Sara Kiley Watson|June 19, 2021|Popular-Science
Whenever I asked questions about me, or them, or Germany—or whatever, they were extremely evasive and even as a kid my intuition indicated that something just was not right about that.He Robbed a Taco Joint With a Toy Water Gun for $264. He Got Life in Prison.|Kate Briquelet|May 31, 2021|The Daily Beast
Derkach has always denied this, and he grew evasive when I pressed about his ties to Moscow.Exclusive: How an Accused Russian Agent Worked With Rudy Giuliani in a Plot Against the 2020 Election|Simon Shuster/Kyiv|May 28, 2021|TIme
The law caught up with him; he was unwisely evasive about exactly which drugs he sold.
He did not however say that Putin lied, but rather that the Russian president's response was "suspiciously narrow" and evasive.
I've never seen London Mayor Boris Johnson look so awkward, evasive, and non-credible as in this BBC interview.Boris Johnson's Awfully Embarrassing Interview|David Frum|March 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Newton escaped the world through nuttiness, Darwin through elaborate evasive courtesies and by farming out the politics to Huxley.Galileo's Test of Truth|David Frum|February 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The rhetoric was mostly as empty of substance and evasive on details as a Paul Ryan budget.Obama Must Fight One More Campaign: To Keep Senate & Win House in 2014|Robert Shrum|February 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
With his evasive singularity was mingled a certain exotic odour like the distant perfume of a country well loved of the sun.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
The weaknesses of Fieldas revealed in his two independent comedieswere of a nature more evasive, less capable of definition.The Fatal Dowry|Philip Massinger
This time the monk was caught; but, in accordance with the habit of his brethren, his answer was as it was meant to be, evasive.The Border Rifles|Gustave Aimard
Nevertheless, mystified as he was, he concealed the details of their trip under an evasive answer when he returned to his room.The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson
To our questions they returned evasive answers or were silent, and finally asked by what authority we had overhauled them.