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Tending to avoid commitment or self-revelation, esp. by responding only indirectly,
Tending to avoid commitment or self-revelation, esp. by responding only indirectly
- she was
about her phone number
Directed toward avoidance or escape
- they decided to
deliberately vague or ambiguous; "his answers were brief, constrained and evasive"; "an evasive statement"
avoiding or escaping from difficulty or danger especially enemy fire; "pilots are taught to take evasive action"
(evasively) with evasion; in an evasive manner; "her husband seemed to know many of the people who were named, but he replied evasively when asked who they were"
(evasiveness) equivocation: intentionally vague or ambiguous
Tending to avoid speaking openly or making revelations about oneself; Directed towards avoidance or escape; evasive action
(evasiveness) The quality of being evasive
(evasiveness) (198): characterized by avoiding or shirking
A term used to classify material, which is characterized as,
adj (avoiding the topic, e.g. response) deflankiĝaPIV
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