Commonly Confused Words > allude vs. elude.

The verb allude means to mention casually or indirectly. Elude is a verb that means to cleverly dodge, avoid, or escape something.

A huge paycheck is what businesses often allude to at job fairs. Some accountants use sophisticated tricks to help customers elude paying taxes.

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