Synonyms of elusive in English:

elusive


See definition of elusive

adjective

1‘he tried to reach her by telephone, but she continued to be elusive’

SYNONYMS
difficult to catch, difficult to find, difficult to track down
evasive, slippery, shifty
informal always on the move, cagey

2‘the notion of meaning is exceedingly elusive and complex’

SYNONYMS
subtle, indistinct, indefinite, ambiguous, indefinable, intangible, impalpable, unanalysable, fugitive, deceptive, baffling
ANTONYMS

clear

3‘as usual she gave an elusive answer’

SYNONYMS
ambiguous, baffling, puzzling, misleading, evasive, equivocal, deceptive
rare elusory