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Definition of Evasion

Evasion

  1. The act of eluding or avoiding, particularly the pressure of an argument, accusation, charge, or interrogation; artful means of eluding.

Evasion Quotations

In all secrets there is a kind of guilt, however beautiful or joyful they may be, or for what good end they may be set to serve. Secrecy means evasion, and evasion means a problem to the moral mind.
Gilbert Parker

Poetry may make us from time to time a little more aware of the deeper, unnamed feelings which form the substratum of our being, to which we rarely penetrate; for our lives are mostly a constant evasion of ourselves.
T. S. Eliot

A daydream is an evasion.
Thomas Merton

Go right straight down the road, to do what is best, and to do it frankly and without evasion.
George C. Marshall

Bad humor is an evasion of reality; good humor is an acceptance of it.
Malcolm Muggeridge
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Evasion Translations

evasion in German is Umgehung
evasion in Italian is elusione
evasion in Latin is tergiversatio
evasion in Swedish is undflykt, undanflykt

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