Definition of Elusive


  • making great mental demands
    hard to comprehend or solve or believe
    "a baffling problem"
    "I faced the knotty problem of what to have for breakfast"
    "a problematic situation at home"
  • difficult to detect or grasp by the mind or analyze
    "his whole attitude had undergone a subtle change"
    "a subtle difference"
    "that elusive thing the soul"
  • skillful at eluding capture
    "a cabal of conspirators, each more elusive than the archterrorist"- David Kline
  • difficult to describe
    "a haunting elusive odor"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Elusive

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  • Words With Friends® score of the elusive (13)

Unscramble elusive

78 unscramble word found using the letters elusive.

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