But, just as Saddam has remained elusive, so have Osama Bin Laden and Mullah Umar.
Permanent armies and walls across isthmuses were alike useless; Charlemagne had to build fleets to repulse his elusive foes (808810), and even after forty years of war the danger was only postponed.
This is actually a common bird, but had proved surprisingly elusive.
She drew his blood into her mouth, immediately appeased by the elusive flavor that made her blood burn.
With the exception of deceased Dawkins, Senior owning the property where the skeleton was discovered, Fred should be on safe ground limiting his research to the identity of the elusive bones.
He made two or three false starts before he located the elusive narrow path through the thorny brush that separated the beach from the road beyond it.
The ancient historians all employed one and the same method to describe and seize the apparently elusive--the life of a people.
Unfortunately, the right content can prove frustratingly elusive.
A rather elusive warbler in the trees in the garden turned out to be Blyth's Reed.
The elusive creature was a beautiful sea nymph who had crossed into our world from her own.
Although she has been somewhat elusive, she will now serve my purpose twofold.