Elusive is an adjective that is used to describe something that is difficult to find, catch, achieve, understand, define or remember. Skillfully evasive.
- After people have been fed lies for so long, the truth can be ‘elusive’.
- Success in your chosen field can be ‘elusive’, however knowing that all of the effort you dedicated towards a single thing has paid off makes it ever so worth it.
- Game changing ideas can tend to be ‘elusive’ to most people par the individual/s who came up with the idea.