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(quote-av) two hundred and fifty torpedoes, hello Japanese battleships, dodge ''this!''
(quote-book)| title=Internal Combustion| chapter=2|url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL4103950W| passage=The popular late Middle Ages fictional character Robin Hood, dressed in green to symbolize the forest, dodged fines for forest offenses and stole from the rich to give to the poor. But his appeal was painfully real and embodied the struggle over wood.
To go and thither.
To follow by dodging, or suddenly shifting from place to place.
*1782, (w), ''Cecilia'', II.iii.7:
- "I had a notion he was dodging me all the way I came, for I saw him just behind me, turn which way I would."
(RQ:Wordsworth Coleridge Lyrical Ballads)
(RQ:Dickens Haunted House)
To trick somebody.
An act of dodging.
1869, ''Punch'' (volume 57, page 257)
- “Ain't this a rum go? This is a queer sort of dodge for lighting the streets.”
(RQ:Corelli Sorrows of Satan)
A line of work.
1992, ''Time'' (volume 140, issues 1-9, page 74)
- In the marketing dodge, that is known as rub-off.
2009, Chris Knopf, ''Head Wounds'' (page 233)
- Through a series of unconventional circumstances, some my fault, Jackie had found herself working both civil and criminal sides of the real estate dodge, which put her among a rare breed of attorney (..)