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elusive
(adj)
e-LU-sive
Meaning

1. evasive; trying to hide; trying not to get caught

1st Sample Sentence

1. Wolves are elusive animals that try to avoid being seen by humans.

2nd Meaning

2. hard to find

2nd Sample Sentence

2. His writing style is very obscure, so that his meaning is often elusive.

Root

e ex (out, away)#ludere (to play) (Latin)

Mnemonics

illusive things are always difficult to understand elusive is like exclusive, and exclusive content is hard to get!

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