Definition of evasive:
- "A Maker of History", E. Phillips Oppenheim.
- "A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6)", Leopold von Ranke.
The old syndic, who had his plan, gave evasive answers to his brother- furriers, the merchants of the neighborhood, and to all friends who spoke to him of his son: " Yes, I am very thankful to have saved him."- "Catherine de' Medici", Honore de Balzac.