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Avoid (IPA: /əˈvɔɪd/)


Avoid (a.)

To empty.

Avoid (a.)

To emit or throw out; to void; as, to avoid excretions.

Avoid (a.)

To quit or evacuate; to withdraw from.

Avoid (a.)

To make void; to annul or vacate; to refute.

Avoid (a.)

To keep away from; to keep clear of; to endeavor no to meet; to shun; to abstain from; as, to avoid the company of gamesters.

Avoid (a.)

To get rid of.

Avoid (a.)

To defeat or evade; to invalidate. Thus, in a replication, the plaintiff may deny the defendant's plea, or confess it, and avoid it by stating new matter.

Avoid (v. i.)

To retire; to withdraw.

Avoid (v. i.)

To become void or vacant.

Avoid

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Example Sentence (Quote)

" Anyone who cares about truth should avoid not politics, but Olympic lies." - Ai Weiwei

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Avoid evil and it will avoid thee. (Strauss, 1994 p. 520)" - English proverbs

Example Sentence (Quote)

" English policy is to float lazily downstream, occasionally putting out a diplomatic boat-hook to avoid collisions." - Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Fools ignore complexity. Pragmatists suffer it. Some can avoid it. Geniuses remove it." - Simplicity

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Good luck tended to avoid me." - Twilight (novel)


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