The rhetoric was mostly as empty of substance and evasive on details as a Paul Ryan budget.
The euphemism of losing “situational awareness” could be an evasive way of describing just this altered state.
The speech was elegant but evasive, inclusive in tone but inconclusive in terms of actual policy.
He also shows some skill at evasive maneuvers when King asks what he thinks of serving under a man who opposed the surge.
But under questioning, he continued to look peevish and evasive, and in denial about the judgment problems being exposed.
Secure in their fastness the men of Sapri sent replies, varying from the evasive to the impertinent.
The soldier made some evasive response to this raillery and then became silent.
“Surely he will be here tomorrow by the latest,” was the evasive answer.
He did not resent her questioning; and it did not occur to him to give her an evasive reply.
Mary Ellen's face changed; the evasive instincts of her sex rose up.