Word: 
Rhymes   Examples   Near rhymes   Synonyms   [Definitions]   Similar sound   Same consonants   Related  

Definitions of avoid:

  • verb:   refrain from doing something
    Example: "He should avoid publishing his wife's memoires"
  • verb:   stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something
    Example: "Her former friends now avoid her"
  • verb:   refrain from certain foods or beverages
    Example: "During Ramadan, Muslims avoid tobacco during the day"
  • verb:   declare invalid
  • verb:   prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening
    Example: "Let's avoid a confrontation"


Related words...
Related quotations...

Search for avoid at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster

See avoid used in context: 11 poetry verses, 33 Shakespeare works, 3 quotations, 5 Bible passages, 135 definitions


Search for avoid:    [Definition]   Shakespeare   Quotes   Encyclopedia  

 "Works flawlessly!": RhymeZone apps for iPhone/iPad and Android

Help  Forum  Feedback  Privacy  Android  iPhone/iPad 

Copyright © 2014 Datamuse