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Definition of "eludes" []

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of elude. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "eludes" in a sentence
  • "Brossard read from Yesterday at the Hotel Clarendon, the novel recently published by Coach House, and then a little French--the title eludes me."
  • "At the same time, I kinda want to read the book--for the same reasons I found one of those alarmist books on declining fertility among educated women to be so interesting the title eludes me right now--sorry."
  • "If a name eludes morphing, add, “Get the hell out of here!” as in “Jonathan … get the hell out of here!”"