He will get a financial-regulation bill, yet another accomplishment that has eluded presidents for decades.
In the event, the Gang of Barbarians eluded the 400 police officers assigned to the case until it was too late.
Plus, Nadal can boast a David Cup title and an Olympic Singles gold medal, two distinctions that have eluded Federer.
Unfortunately, a working understanding of American history also seems to have eluded them.
Had I finally found that spiritual connecting tissue that for years had eluded me?
Gullah Jack eluded the search of the police until July 5th, when he too was struck by the huge slave asp.
I have often since tried to recall it, but as yet it has eluded all my efforts.
There was, however, in Barbara Walbrook a something deeper than this which at first eluded her.
The pair in the malthouse might have eluded all search but for the steward's pusillanimity.
He chased a fly that tickled his ear, but it eluded him, and now buzzed temptingly on a window-pane, out of his reach.