French translation of 'elude'
- (= get away from) [person]
échapper àto elude capture
échapper à la capture
- (= avoid) [question]
- [idea, name]
⇒ Success has always eluded him.
Le succès lui a toujours échappé.
⇒ Sleep eluded him.
Il n'arrivait pas à trouver le sommeil.
Example Sentences Including 'elude'
If he did not elude the chase then he knew what lay ahead: death by hanging.Coffin on the Water
We thought a time might come when you would be prepared to sacrifice even your friends in order to elude us.Night Sisters
`Funny how these important facts elude me," said Charlie.The Dutch Blue Error
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Translation of elude from the Collins English to French Dictionary