Another word for avoidance
evasion, delay, elusion, escape, retreat, abstention, restraint, refraining, forbearance, passive resistance, evasive action, temperance, flight, recoil, nonparticipation, shunning, shirking, sidestepping, eschewal, escape mechanism, slip*, go-by*, brush*, dodge*, duck*.
Another word for avoidancenoun
The act, an instance, or a means of avoiding:bypass, circumvention, escape, evasion. See seek
An often formal act of putting an end to:abolishment, abolition, abrogation, annihilation, annulment, cancellation, defeasance, invalidation, negation, nullification, voidance. (Law) extinguishment. See continue