evasive(redirected from evasively)
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evasiveadjective ambiguus, ambivalent, artful, beguiling, clandestine, concealed, covert, crafty, deceitful, deceiving, deceptive, delusive, elusive, elusory, equivocating, feigned, fictitious, furtive, guileful, hedging, hypocritical, in disguise, misleading, misrepresentative, mysterious, perfidious, scheming, secluded, secretive, seeking to avoid, seeking to elude, seeking to evade, shifty, sleightful, slippery, sneaky, stealthy, surreptitious, tending to evade, tricky, truthless, untruthful, unveracious, unwilling, using evasion, vague
Associated concepts: evasive argument, evasive contempt, evasive pleading, evasive witness
See also: allusive, clandestine, disingenuous, elusive, furtive, indefinite, machiavellian, noncommittal, reluctant, sly, stealthy, surreptitious, unresponsive, vague