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dodge (n):
a quick evasive movement
dodge (n):
an elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade
Samples
his testimony was just a contrivance to throw us off the track
dodge (n):
a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery
dodge (v):
avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)
Samples
He dodged the issue.
she skirted the problem.
They tend to evade their responsibilities.
he evaded the questions skillfully

Related Words: circumventevadehedge
dodge (v):
make a sudden movement in a new direction so as to avoid
Samples
The child dodged the teacher's blow
dodge (v):
move to and fro or from place to place usually in an irregular course
Samples
the pickpocket dodged through the crowd
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You are what you eat

Ne yersen o sun.
The notion that to be fit and healthy you need to eat good food.


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