Sinónimos de inglés

Sinónimos de elusive

(adjetivo) 
Definition
difficult to find or catch
I had no luck in tracking down this elusive man.
Sinónimos
difficult to catch
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tricky
They could encounter some tricky political manoeuvring.
,
slippery
a slippery customer
,
difficult to find
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evasive
He was evasive about the circumstances of their first meeting.
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shifty (informal)
He had a shifty face and previous convictions.
(adjetivo) 
Definition
difficult to remember or describe
an attempt to recapture an elusive memory
Sinónimos
indefinable
There was something indefinable in her eyes.
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fleeting
They caught only a fleeting glimpse of the driver.
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baffling
I was constantly ill, with a baffling array of symptoms.
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transient
the transient nature of high fashion
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intangible
the intangible dimensions of our existence
,
indescribable
The stench from the sewer is indescribable.
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transitory
Most teenage romances are transitory.
,
(adjetivo) 
an elusive answer
Sinónimos
, ,
misleading
The article contains several misleading statements.
, ,
ambiguous
His remarks clarify an ambiguous statement given earlier this week.
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deceptive
Appearances can be deceptive.
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illusory
the illusory nature of nationhood
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equivocal
Her equivocal response gave nothing away.
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fallacious
Their argument is fallacious.
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unspecific
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elusory

Nota de uso

The spelling of elusive, as in a shy, elusive character, should be noted. This adjective derives from the verb elude, and should not be confused with the rare word illusive meaning `not real' or `based on illusion'.

Otros sinónimos

in the sense of ambiguous
Definition
having more than one possible interpretation
His remarks clarify an ambiguous statement given earlier this week.
Sinónimos
in the sense of baffling
I was constantly ill, with a baffling array of symptoms.
in the sense of deceptive
Definition
likely or designed to deceive
Appearances can be deceptive.

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