Synonyms of sidestep in English:

sidestep


See definition of sidestep

verb

1‘he neatly sidestepped the questions about crime’

SYNONYMS

avoid, evade, dodge, escape, elude, circumvent, skirt round, give a wide berth to, find a way round, bypass, steer clear of, get out of, shirk

informal duck

ANTONYMS

tackle, meet something head on