|1.||[ adjective ] difficult to describe|
"a haunting elusive odor"
|2.||[ adjective ] skillful at eluding capture|
"a cabal of conspirators, each more elusive than the archterrorist"- David Kline
|3.||[ adjective ] be difficult to detect or grasp by the mind|
"his whole attitude had undergone a subtle change" "a subtle difference" "that elusive thing the soul"