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English definition of “dodge”

dodge

verb [T]     /dɒdʒ/ informal
to avoid something, especially illegally : He has repeatedly dodged questions from reporters . The company filed for bankruptcy , seeking to dodge $445,000 in debts . Many people caught dodging tax were doing so to hide capital gains made on the stock market .
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