Definition of elusion in US English:

elusion

noun

  • 1The action of escaping from or avoiding a danger, enemy, or pursuer, typically in a skillful or cunning way.

    ‘his skills of elusion’
    ‘his continued elusion of the authorities frustrated the President’
    count noun ‘a lengthy trail of elusions and sidesteps’
    1. 1.1 The action of avoiding compliance with a law or penalty.
      ‘provisions aimed at preventing fiscal evasion and elusion’
      as modifier ‘the tax elusion scheme was discovered during a targeted fiscal inquiry’

Pronunciation

elusion

/əˈluʃ(ə)n//əˈlo͞oSH(ə)n/