ELUSIVE – Word of the Week August 15, 2016 #vocabulary“An elusive thought is one you can’t catch. It’s a thought that simply refuses to hatch.”
Definition: (adj) difficult to find, catch, or achieve.
Usage Example: Since I am not good in math, getting an A in algebra is an elusive goal for me.
Usage Notes: can describe abstract ideas, people, or objects
Etymology: ex = out, away + ludere = to play
Family Members: elude (verb)