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dodge

zelfstandig naamwoord

1 dodge

An elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade.

synoniemen: contrivance, stratagem.

Roget 702: cunning, craft; cunningness, craftiness etc. adj.; subtlety, artificiality; maneuvering etc. v.; temporization; circumvention.    chicane, ... meer laten zien

Roget 314: oscillation; vibration, libration; motion of a pendulum; nutation; undulation; pulsation; pulse.    alternation; coming and going etc. v.; ebb and flow, flux and reflux, ... meer laten zien



2 dodge

A quick evasive movement.

Pools: unik

3 dodge

A statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery.

synoniemen: dodging, scheme.

werkwoord

1 dodge

Make a sudden movement in a new direction so as to avoid.

Roget 461: make inquiry etc. n.; inquire, ask, seek, search.    look for, look about for, look out for; scan, reconnoiter, explore, sound, ... meer laten zien

Roget 279: alter one's course, deviate, depart from, turn, trend; bend, curve etc. 245; swerve, heel, bear off; gybe, wear.    ... meer laten zien

Roget 264: be in motion etc. adj.; move, go, hie, gang, budge, stir, pass, flit; hover about, hover round, ... meer laten zien

2 dodge

Move to and fro or from place to place usually in an irregular course.

3 dodge

Avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues):
— He dodged the issue.

synoniemen: circumvent, duck, elude, evade, fudge, hedge, parry, put off, sidestep, skirt.

Roget 623: abstain, refrain, spare, not attempt; not do etc. 681; maintain the even tenor of one's way.    eschew, keep from, let alone, have nothing to do with; keep aloof keep off, stand aloof, ... meer laten zien

Roget 702: be cunning etc. adj.; have cut one's eyeteeth; contrive etc. (plan) 626; live by one's wits; maneuver; intrigue, gerrymander, finesse, double, ... meer laten zien

Nederlands: drukken, omzeilen


Moby betekeniswoordenboek: about the bush, action, ad hoc measure, answer, around the bush, art, artful dodge, artifice, avoid, avoidance, avoiding reaction, back and fill, bag of tricks, ballot-box stuffing, be stuck-up, beat about, beat around, beg the question, bicker, blench ... meer laten zien.

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