Synonyms for dodging

Synonyms for (noun) dodging

Synonyms: shunning, turning away, avoidance, dodging

Definition: deliberately avoiding; keeping away from or preventing from happening

Similar words: rejection

Definition: the act of rejecting something

Usage: his proposals were met with rejection


Synonyms: dodging, evasion, escape

Definition: nonperformance of something distasteful (as by deceit or trickery) that you are supposed to do

Usage: his evasion of his clear duty was reprehensible; that escape from the consequences is possible but unattractive

Similar words: neglect, negligence, nonperformance, carelessness

Definition: failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances


Synonyms: scheme, dodge, dodging

Definition: a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery

Similar words: untruth, falsehood, falsity

Definition: a false statement