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How to sign: avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)
"He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully";
Within this category: quibble
How to sign: surround so as to force to give up
"The Turks besieged Vienna";
How to sign: beat through cleverness and wit
"I beat the traffic"; "She outfoxed her competitors";