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dodge

verb
 
 
/dɒdʒ/
MOVE [I, T] to move quickly to avoid someone or something: He managed to dodge past the security guard.Moving in order to avoid contactDigressing and being indirect or evasive
NOT SAY/DO [T] to avoid talking about something or doing something you should do: The minister dodged questions about his relationship with the actress.Avoiding actionLaziness and lazy people
(Definition of dodge verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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