Bedeutung von “elude” — Learner’s Dictionary

elude

verb [ T ] us uk /ɪˈluːd/ formal
NOT ACHIEVE

If something that you want eludes you, you do not succeed in achieving it:

The gold medal continues to elude her.
NOT BE CAUGHT

to not be caught by someone:

He eluded the police for years before he was arrested.
NOT REMEMBER

If a piece of information eludes you, you cannot remember it:

I know the man you mean, but his name eludes me.

(Definition von “elude” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)