evasive

Definitions:

Using evasion; shuffling; characterized by evasion.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Using artifice to escape or avoid; shuffling.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Evading; not candid.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Evasiveness.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n.) (noun)
That evades or seeks to evade: not straightforward: shuffling.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Tending or seeking to evade; as, an evasive reply; not readily understood; elusive; sly.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Evasively.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (adverb) (adv.) (adverb)

Usage examples:

He had not a light hand for weak, evasive and excitable people, and Maurice did not like to be driven off the rink with " Better come along with me" or " I should think a good brisk walk to Clavedel would be about your mark."
- The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome
Again Max Elliot looked happily evasive
- The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
Marie's tone was evasive
- Miss Billy by Eleanor H. Porter