averted definition

  • adjective:
    • Turned away, specifically as an expression of experience; additionally, offended; unpropitious.
    • Turned away, esp. as an expression of sensation; in addition, offended; unpropitious.
    • Turned away, particularly as a manifestation of feeling; also, offended; unpropitious.
    • Turned away, esp. as a manifestation of feeling; additionally, offended; unpropitious.
  • verb:
    • Simple past tense and past participle of avert.
    • Simple past tense and past participle of avert.
  • others:
    • Turned away or aside.
    • Specifically, in anat. drawing, obtaining the head of object considered the top of the figure. Wilder.
    • Turned away or aside.
    • particularly, in anat. drawing, obtaining the mind of this object looked to the top of the figure. Wilder.

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