Evasive vs Truthful - What's the difference?

evasive | truthful |


As adjectives the difference between evasive and truthful

is that evasive is while truthful is honest, and always telling the truth.

evasive

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Tending to avoid speaking openly or making revelations about oneself.
  • Directed towards avoidance or escape; evasive action .
  • Synonyms

    * elusive, slippery, shifty, cagey, elusory, sly, noncommital * unclear, vague, equivocal, ambiguous * tricky, deceitful, devious

    Derived terms

    * (l) * (l)

    truthful

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Honest, and always telling the truth.
  • Accurately depicting what is real.
  • Antonyms

    * untruthful