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avoid

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to slight (someone) deliberately

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avoid and stay away from deliberately

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expel from a community or group

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If men of this disposition are as careful to shun applause, as others are to escape censure, how just must be your apprehension of your character falling into my hands; since what would not a man have reason to dread, if attacked by an author who had received from him injuries equal to my obligations to you!
Instead of hastening from it as a place of ill omen, and one he had cause to shun, he sat down on some steps hard by, and resting his chin upon his hand, gazed upon its rough and frowning walls as though even they became a refuge in his jaded eyes.
We do not shun our dying friends; the not having distinctly taken leave of one among them, whom we left in all kindness and affection, will often embitter the whole remainder of a life.
The old man looked about him with a startled and bewildered gaze, for these were places that he hoped to shun.
She has money enough to live very comfortably, if she only knew how to use it judiciously, and had taught her son to do the same; but she is ever straining to keep up appearances, with that despicable pride that shuns the semblance of poverty as of a shameful crime.
Er Shun gave birth to the cubs 13 minutes apart shortly after 3 am ET, the zoo said in a statement.
The Hurriyet leaders, addressing a public gathering at Gooripora in Srinagar urged India to shun oppressive and unrealistic attitude and implement the relevant UN resolutions to settle the Kashmir dispute for peace and prosperity in the region, Kashmir Media Service reported.
The militants who surrendered vowed to shun violence and not to fight against the Pakistani state in the future.
ISLAMABAD -- Senior leader of Mutahidda Qaumi Movement (MQM) Dr Farooq Sattar Thursday said the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leadership should mend its way and shun the past attitude to flourish nascent democracy in the country.
Workers should work together as a unit and shun their divisions, to achieve national interests," said Mr Humaidan.
Do Jehovah's Witnesses Shun Former Members of Their Religion?
com)-- "You can help us make the holidays a little brighter for children whose families are not able to provide for them this Christmas," said Shun Cobb.
SCOTLAND'S shops had their worst sales figures in 16 years last month as massive interest in the referendum saw people shun the stores.
Global Banking News-July 30, 2014--Kenyan banks shun some business sectors to reduce losses
The Chief Executive Officer of Shun Tak Holdings has been welcomed at Emirates Towers by the Shaikh Maktoum Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai.