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dodgeverb

uk   /dɒdʒ/  us   /dɑːdʒ/
[I or T] to avoid being hit by something by moving quickly to one side: He dodged to avoid the hurtling bicycle. [T] to avoid something unpleasant: The Senator dodged questions about his relationship with the actress.

dodgenoun [C]

uk   /dɒdʒ/  us   /dɑːdʒ/ informal
a clever, dishonest way of avoiding something: They bought another car as a tax dodge (= a way to avoid paying tax).
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