Adjective: elusive i'loo-siv
- Difficult to describe
"a haunting elusive odour"
- Skilful at eluding capture
"a cabal of conspirators, each more elusive than the arch terrorist"
- Difficult to detect or grasp by the mind or analyse
"that elusive thing the soul";
- Making great mental demands; hard to comprehend, solve or believe
- baffling, knotty, problematic, problematical, tough
Sounds like: eluding, illuding, alludinge, illusive, allusiv
See also: artful, difficult, hard, impalpable, unidentifiable