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avoid definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to remain away from; shun. See Synonyms at escape.
    • to help keep from happening: stay away from illness with rest and a well-balanced diet.
    • Law To annul or make void; invalidate.
    • outdated To void or expel.
    • To empty.
    • To produce or dispose off; to void.
    • to stop or evacuate; to withdraw from.
    • To make void; to annul or vacate; to refute.
    • To keep from; to help keep away from; to endeavor no to meet up; to shun; to avoid.
    • to eliminate.
    • 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.
    • to keep clear of; shun. See Synonyms at escape.
    • To keep from taking place: prevent infection with sleep and a balanced diet.
    • Law To annul or make void; invalidate.
    • outdated To void or expel.
    • To empty.
    • To produce or dispose off; to void.
    • to give up or evacuate; to withdraw from.
    • In order to make void; to annul or vacate; to refute.
    • to help keep away from; to keep away from; to endeavor no to generally meet; to shun; to avoid.
    • to eliminate.
    • To conquer or avoid; to invalidate. Thus, in a replication, the plaintiff may deny the defendant's plea, or confess it, and avoid it by stating new matter.
  • verb:
    • To keep away from; to keep clear of; to endeavor not to meet; to shun; to abstain from; as, to avoid the company of gamesters.
    • to create bare; to clear.
    • which will make void, to annul; to refute (especially a contract).
    • To beat or avoid; to invalidate. Therefore, in a replication, the plaintiff may deny the defendant's plea, or confess it, and prevent it by saying brand new matter.
    • To emit or dispose off; to void; since, in order to prevent excretions.
    • To leave, evacuate; to go out of as empty, to withdraw or come from.
    • (obsolete) to eradicate.
    • To retire; to withdraw, depart, go away.
    • (obsolete) In order to become void or vacant.
    • to help keep far from; maintain away from; to endeavor to not fulfill; to shun; to abstain from; because, to prevent the business of gamesters.
    • In order to make empty; to clear.
    • avoid the incident of; restrict from taking place
    • stay obvious from; steer clear of; hold out of the way of someone or something like that
    • keep from food items or drinks
    • declare invalid
    • avoid doing anything
    • To make void, to annul; to refute (especially a contract).
    • To beat or avoid; to invalidate. Therefore, in a replication, the plaintiff may deny the defendant's plea, or confess it, and avoid it by stating brand new matter.
    • To emit or throw out; to void; since, to avoid excretions.
    • To leave, evacuate; to leave as bare, to withdraw or come away from.
    • (obsolete) To get rid of.
    • To retire; to withdraw, depart, go-away.
    • (obsolete) In order to become void or vacant.
    • avoid the incident of; counter from taking place
    • remain clear from; stay away from; hold taken care of of someone or something
    • refrain from particular foods or drinks
    • declare invalid
    • keep from doing some thing
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To retire; to withdraw.
    • to be void or vacant.
    • To retire; to withdraw.
    • In order to become void or vacant.
  • others:
    • which will make void; annul; make of no effect: chiefly utilized in legal phraseology: since, this grant may not be avoided without injustice towards the grantee.
    • To vacant.
    • To eject; dispose off; drive down.
    • to stop; evacuate; depart from.
    • To shun; stay away from; eschew: as, to avoid expenditure, danger, or bad business.
    • To get rid of; get-out or clear of.
    • Synonyms to flee, elude, avoid, keep free from.
    • To become void, vacant, or bare.
    • To retire; withdraw.
    • to create void; annul; make of no result: mainly utilized in appropriate phraseology: since, this grant can not be avoided without injustice towards the grantee.
    • To empty.
    • To eject; throw out; drive on.
    • to stop; evacuate; depart from.
    • To shun; steer clear of; eschew: because, to avoid expense, risk, or bad company.
    • To get rid of; get out or clear of.
    • Synonyms to flee, elude, evade, keep away from.
    • to be void, vacant, or vacant.
    • To retire; withdraw.
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