Synonyms of evasion in English:

evasion


See definition of evasion

noun

1‘her quick-witted evasion of an assassination attempt’

SYNONYMS

avoidance, dodging, eluding, elusion, sidestepping, bypassing, circumvention, shunning, shirking

getting out of, finding a way round

informal ducking, the go-by

archaic bilking

ANTONYMS

confrontation

2‘she grew tired of all the evasion’

SYNONYMS

prevarication, evasiveness, beating about the bush, hedging, fencing, shilly-shallying, shuffling, dodging the issue, dodging, sidestepping the issue, sidestepping, pussyfooting, equivocation, vagueness, quibbling, cavilling, temporization, stalling, stalling for time

British humming and hawing

informal ducking, ducking the issue

rare tergiversation

ANTONYMS

directness