evasible


evasible
evasible /i-vāˈzi-bl/ adjective
Capable of being evaded
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Main Entry:evasion

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evasible, a.
(ɪˈveɪsɪb(ə)l)
[f. L. ēvās- ppl. stem of ēvādĕre to evade + -ible.]
Capable of being evaded.
18.. Ogilvie cites Eclectic Rev.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • evasible — e*va si*ble ([ e]*v[=a] s[i^]*b l), a. That may be evaded. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • evasible — adjective That can be evaded. Syn: evadable, evadible …   Wiktionary

  • evadible — adjective That can be evaded. Syn: evadable, evasible …   Wiktionary

  • evadable — adjective That can be evaded. Syn: evadible, evasible …   Wiktionary

  • ineluctable — *inevitable, inescapable, unescapable, unavoidable Analogous words: *certain, inevitable, necessary Contrasted words: escapable, avoidable, evadable or evasible, elud ible (see corresponding verbs at ESCAPE): *doubtful, dubious, questionable:… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • hard words — is a semi technical term for what it immediately suggests, long and difficult words that are often derived from Latinate rather than English sources, such as rebarbative (= repellent) and nugatory (= futile, trifling). The first English… …   Modern English usage


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