I eluded that stupid sheriff's deputy in the south.
Whatever her disease, it had eluded the doctors for months.
She was red-eyed, as if sleep had eluded her.
That night she went to bed exhausted, but sleep eluded her.
Only silence remained as he lay there, wanting to escape from all that was happening, surrender in the peace of sleep, but even sleep eluded him.
But the peaceful sleep he'd assumed would come eluded him as his mind continued to trip over far too many loose ends in the recent happenings.
With his disappointment at the discovery of his immortal home no longer standing, he also felt a sense of peace that had eluded him.
She eluded one man and slashed at another with a dagger before sprinting toward the field.
He could have said something to Rob, though at the moment anything he could have said to make the situation better eluded her.
He eluded the Confederate lookout and reached the "Albemarle" unseen.
In 1862 General Braxton Bragg in command of the Confederates in eastern Tennessee, eluded General Don 1 He died in 1852, but the traditions which he represented survived.
No movement; and when on the 11th of June Monmouth's three ships, having eluded the royal fleet, arrived off Lyme Regis, he landed amid the curiosity rather than the sympathy of the inhabitants.
For some three months he eluded pursuit, hiding among friends and occupying himself by writing a history of Ireland (first published in Holinshed's Chronicles), a superficial work of no real value.
As soon as he was able to work again he attempted to obtain the metals of the alkaline earths by the same methods as he had used for those of the fixed alkalis, but they eluded his efforts and he only succeeded in preparing them as amalgams with mercury, by a process due to Berzelius.