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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

Single

Avoid Synonyms

Head Off, Deflect, Avert, Obviate, Fend Off, Ward Of, Stave Off, Debar

Avoid Synonyms

Invalidate, Nullify, Annul, Void, Quash

Avoid Synonyms

Keep Off

Translations

Avoid in Spanish

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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