Dictionary

  Definition of dodging
  1. deliberately avoiding; keeping away from or preventing from happening
  2. nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do; "his evasion of his clear duty was reprehensible"; "that escape from the consequences is possible but unattractive"
  3. a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery
Similar Words: avoidance, turning away, shunning, evasion, escape, dodge, scheme

 

Hyponyms: aversion, averting, escape, near thing, escape mechanism, malingering, skulking, shirking, slacking, soldiering, goofing off, goldbricking, circumvention

 

Derivational Morphology: hedge, fudge, evade, put off, circumvent, parry, elude, skirt, dodge, duck, sidestep, shun, eschew, avoid, escape, get away, get off, get by, get out, miss

 

Anagrams: dogging, nodding

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
ladies'_tresses means an orchid of the genus Spiranthes having slender often twisted spikes of white flowers; ... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z