Skirt - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Skirt.

AVOID
DODGE
EDGE
EVADE
SIDESTEP
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AVOID
  1. stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something; "Her former friends now avoid her"
  2. refrain from certain foods or beverages; "I keep off drugs"; "During Ramadan, Muslims avoid tobacco during the day"
  3. prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening; "Let's avoid a confrontation"; "head off a confrontation"; "avert a strike"
  4. refrain from doing something; "She refrains from calling her therapist too often"; "He should avoid publishing his wife's memories"
  5. declare invalid; "The contract was annulled"; "void a plea"
DODGE
  1. avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues); "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully"
  2. make a sudden movement in a new direction so as to avoid; "The child dodged the teacher's blow"
  3. move to and fro or from place to place usually in an irregular course; "the pickpocket dodged through the crowd"
  4. a quick evasive movement
  5. an elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade; "his testimony was just a contrivance to throw us off the track"
  6. a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery
  7. 7. (Music, other) bell-ringing (intr) to make a bell change places with its neighbour when sounding in successive changes
  8. Avoid
EDGE
  1. provide with an edge; "edge a blade"
  2. lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"
  3. advance slowly, as if by inches; "He edged towards the car"
  4. provide with a border or edge; "edge the tablecloth with embroidery"
  5. a sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object; "he rounded the edges of the box"
  6. the outside limit of an object or area or surface; a place farthest away from the center of something; "the edge of the leaf is wavy"; "she sat on the edge of the bed"; "the water's edge"
  7. a slight competitive advantage; "he had an edge on the competition"
  8. the attribute of urgency in tone of voice; "his voice had an edge to it"
  9. the boundary of a surface
  10. a line determining the limits of an area
EVADE
  1. use cunning or deceit to escape or avoid; "The con man always evades"
  2. escape, either physically or mentally; "The thief eluded the police"; "This difficult idea seems to evade her"; "The event evades explanation"
  3. practice evasion; "This man always hesitates and evades"
  4. Dodges
  5. avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues); "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully"
SIDESTEP
  1. avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues); "He dodged the issue"; "she skirted the problem"; "They tend to evade their responsibilities"; "he evaded the questions skillfully"
  2. a step to one side (as in boxing or dancing)
Clue Database Last Updated: 18/10/2018 9:00am

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A ruse to avoid
Ad in, e.g.
Add a fringe to
Add fringe to
Advantage
Advantage duke found in, say, opening of estate
Advantage in battle, if on top of hill
Advantage in seed germination
Advantage of top-cut grass
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Avoid answering
Avoid dealing with
Avoid having nasty pest on team
Avoid old magistrate after pocketing diamonds
Avoid reactionary English TV channel
Avoid, as capture
Avoid; cunning trick
Barely beat
Barely beat, with "out"
Barely better
Beat (out)
Beat by a nose
Beat by a point or two
Beat slightly
Beat, barely
Beat, but barely
Beltway fig.
Best, but barely
Blade part
Bob and weave
Border
Boundary
Boundary giving us the upper hand?
Brim
Brink
Bypass
Caravan maker
Caravan, e.g.
Circumvent
City for Miss Kitty
Cliff's brink
Competitive advantage
Competitive ___
Cusp
Cutting part
DaimlerChrysler make
Dance around
Defeat, barely
Deposit initially increased tenfold? It's a trick
Device to avoid
Dodge
Dodge every vulgarity and double entendre, initially
Dodge some recalled in depressed avenue
Dodge, as a question
Don’t go near an empty space
Drop-off point
Duck
Duck's bill almost flat on the outside
Duck, as a question
Duke protected by magistrate in escape
Elude
Escape
Escape notice in the preceding period
Escape, as arrest
Escape, as detection
Escape, avoid
Evade
Extract of weed generating irritability
Fail to pay, as taxes
Fend off
First Lady accepts Bill's fudge
Fringe
Get around
Get by
Get out of
Get out of a channel in reverse drive finally
Give a wide berth
Give the slip
Give the slip to
Go around
Go wide of
Good thing to have in com
Greater likeliness to win
Grunge band playing here finally shows bite
Halftime lead, e.g.
Handicap
Head start
Italian leader adopting duke's scheme
Jump out of the way
Jumping-off point
Just beat
Keen attitude, say, of French in retreat
Keen to eat duck? Duck it is then!
Keenness
Keep away from
Keep away from contrary leading lady hosting ball
Keep one's distance from
Leg up
Lip
Lose successfully
Manage to avoid
Manage to avoid publicity - in woman’s clothing?
Margin
Move slowly
Narrowly defeat
Nose (out)
Nose out
Not answer directly
Not touch
Notice boards still unfinished, duck
Old magistrate imprisons Duke for trick
Outer limit
Outside limit
Parry
Part of a box
Perimeter
Periphery
Play hard to get
Racer's need
Ragged part
Result of honing
Rim
Rim
Scheme with Italian bigwig fencing diamonds
Scoring advantage
Shake
Shake off
Sharp quality
Sharpness
Shirk
Shun
Shun opera-singer's comeback — there's nothing in it
Shy away from
Sidestep
Sidestep first woman clasping her mate? Not half
Sidle
Site of abutment
Skip round, eager to go outside
Skirt of the First Lady that Bill puts on
Skirt promotion held by Adam's missus
Slight advantage
Slowly move hands off book
Sneaky trick
Starts to employ dogs guarding European border
Stay clear when hungry prima donna turns up
Steer clear of
Steer clear of a chasm?
Steer clear of commercial breaks almost always
Superiority
Take evasive action
Three-speed gears give one the advantage
Touch of acrimony
Touchiness
Trim, in a way
Try not to meet a very old identity
Try to lose
Upper hand
Upset, say, Sir Ken's endless scam
Vantage
Verge
Well-bred gentleman has an advantage
What a jumpy person is on
What a sphere lacks
What people are on during
Winning margin
Work (in)
Work around
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