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synonyms for dodged

  • ditch
  • duck
  • elude
  • escape
  • evade
  • fend off
  • shuffle
  • sidestep
  • skirt
  • dark
  • deceive
  • equivocate
  • fence
  • fudge
  • hedge
  • juke
  • lurch
  • malinger
  • parry
  • pussyfoot
  • shake
  • shift
  • shirk
  • short-circuit
  • slide
  • slip
  • swerve
  • tergiversate
  • trick
  • weasel
  • circumlocute
  • get around
  • get out of
  • give the slip
  • move to the side
  • put the move on
  • shake off
  • skip out on
  • tergiverse
  • turn aside
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antonyms for dodged

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  • face
  • meet
  • take on
  • release
  • confront
  • encounter
  • stand up to
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How to use dodged in a sentence

Squinty heard one man cry, and then the comical little pig dodged under a bush, and kept on running.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
As Dorothy approached the wall Peter dodged behind it and, for a moment, she thought he had run away.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
A stocky man dodged around from behind the woman and came rapidly down the platform, neat, crisp, briefcase under his arm.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
The girl saw that she was going to be overtaken before reaching the door, and dodged to one side.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
“Why, Henry Burns,” she had exclaimed, catching sight of him as he dodged out of the door.
THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
He dodged back and forth between our boats, tacking right and left as quick as anything I ever saw, and just slipped by us.
THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
Barker dodged, but the edge of it cut open his eyebrow as it whizzed by, and the blood flowed fast.
ERIC, OR LITTLE BY LITTLEFREDERIC W. FARRAR
But the latter, who was watching him, dodged the missile, which struck into the wall a few inches from his head.
THE BORDER RIFLESGUSTAVE AIMARD
Whilst the shelling was on, they dodged down in their trenches, and popped up again when it was over.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
Near the Oriole Factory their leader suddenly dodged in behind the piles of sawed lumber, motioning them to haste.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
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