dodge

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdɒdʒ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɑdʒ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(doj)

Inflections of 'dodge' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
dodges
v 3rd person singular
dodging
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
dodged
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
dodged
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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dodge

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. dodge [a ball, bullets, a punch]
  2. dodge [questions, allegations]
  3. dodge [the draft, taxes]
  4. you dodged a bullet (there)
  5. dodge a [subway, taxi, bus] fare
  6. dodge to avoid hitting [it]
  7. managed to dodge (it) just in time
  8. dodge out of the way (of)
  9. dodge out of [the way, its path]
  10. dodged to the [side, right]
n
  1. a [quick, fast, rapid] dodge
  2. a quick dodge behind the [rocks, bushes, column]
  3. a quick dodge into the [kitchen, living room]
  4. a quick dodge to [hide, avoid being seen]
  5. [find, discover] a dodge to avoid paying (taxes)
  6. [imprisoned, fined] for a tax dodge
  7. [an offshore, a tax, a blatant] dodge
  8. [sounds, looks] like a dodge to me
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