Meaning of DODGE in English

n. Function: verb

1 to avoid or evade by some maneuver or shift FF1C; dodging in and out among the crowd FF1E; FF1C; dodged his pursuer with ease FF1E;

Synonyms: duck, fence, parry, shirk, sidestep

Related Words: malinger; avoid, elude, escape, evade, skirt; slide, slip; short-circuit

Idioms: fight shy of

Contrasted Words: ||banter, beard, brave, challenge, dare, defy, front, venture; confront, encounter, meet

Antonyms: face


Synonyms: EQUIVOCATE 2, evade, hedge, pussyfoot, shuffle, sidestep, tergiversate, tergiverse, weasel

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.