noun see elusive

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  • elusiveness — index evasion Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • elusiveness — elusive ► ADJECTIVE 1) difficult to find, catch, or achieve. 2) difficult to remember. DERIVATIVES elusively adverb elusiveness noun. ORIGIN from Latin eludere elude …   English terms dictionary

  • elusiveness — noun the quality of being difficult to grasp or pin down the author s elusiveness may at times be construed as evasiveness • Derivationally related forms: ↑elusive • Hypernyms: ↑unclearness …   Useful english dictionary

  • Elusiveness — Elusive E*lu sive, a. Tending to elude; using arts or deception to escape; adroitly escaping or evading; eluding the grasp; fallacious. [1913 Webster] Elusive of the bridal day, she gives Fond hopes to all, and all with hopes deceives. Pope.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • elusiveness — See elusively. * * * …   Universalium

  • elusiveness — noun The state of being elusive …   Wiktionary

  • elusiveness — e lu·sive·ness || uːsɪvnɪs n. evasiveness, quality of being elusive, tendency to escape …   English contemporary dictionary

  • elusiveness — elu·sive·ness …   English syllables

  • elusiveness — See: elusive …   English dictionary

  • Lupin III — Lupin the 3rd and Lupin the Third redirect here. For the title character, see Arsène Lupin III. Lupin III Cover of the first manga volume released by Tokyopop ルパン三世 …   Wikipedia

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