elude
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elude
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. eludir
success has eluded us so farel éxito nos ha rehuido hasta ahora
his name eludes meno consigo recordar su nombre
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elude [ɪˈluːd]
transitive verb
[+pursuer] burlar; [+capture, arrest] eludir; escapar a; [+grasp, blow] esquivar; zafarse de; [+question] eludir; [+obligation] eludir; zafarse de
the answer has so far eluded us hasta ahora no hemos dado con la respuesta; his name eludes me ahora no recuerdo su nombre; success has eluded him el éxito le ha eludido or le ha sido esquivo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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