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British English: /ɪˈluːsɪv/
American English: /iˈlusɪv/

Translation of elusive in German:


  • 1 (avoiding grasp or pursuit)
    schwer zu erreichen (Person)
    schwer zu fassen (Straftäter)
    scheu (Fuchs, Waldbewohner)
    I have phoned every day but she has been very elusive
    ich habe jeden Tag angerufen, aber sie ist sehr schwer zu erreichen
  • 3 (tending to escape from memory)
    schwer zu behaltend
    präd. schwer zu behalten (Gedanke, Wort)
    elusive memory
    schwache Erinnerung
  • 4 (avoiding definition)
    schwer definierbar (Begriff, Sinn)
  • 5 (hard to pin down or identify)
    schwer zu bestimmend
    präd. schwer zu bestimmen (Geruch)
    schwer durchschaubar (Person)
  • 6 (evasive)
    ausweichend (Antwort)

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