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Another word for shun

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Verb
  1. To keep away from

      1. Used other than as an idiom: see get,"Ž around.
      2. To move to the other side of an obstruction.
      3. To come around something.
      1. To escape or avoid, especially by cleverness or deceit:
      2. To avoid complying with or fulfilling:
      3. To fail to make payment of (taxes).
      1. To avoid using, accepting, participating in, or partaking of:
      2. To refrain from (doing something).
      1. To break loose from confinement; get free:
      2. To issue from confinement or enclosure; leak or seep out:
      3. To avoid a serious or unwanted outcome:
      1. To evade or escape from, as by daring, cleverness, or skill:
      2. To escape the memory or understanding of:
      3. To be unnattained by:
      1. Any of various wild or domesticated waterbirds of the family Anatidae, characteristically having a broad flat bill, short legs, and webbed feet.
      2. A female duck.
      3. The flesh of a duck used as food.
      1. To avoid (a blow, for example) by moving or shifting quickly aside.
      2. To evade (an obligation, for example) by cunning, trickery, or deceit:
      3. To blunt or reduce the intensity of (a section of a photograph) by shading during the printing process.
      1. to surround or circle around
      2. to surround or encircle with evils, enmity, etc.; entrap
      3. to get the better of or prevent from happening by craft or ingenuity
      1. A highway or section of a highway that passes around an obstructed or congested area.
      2. A pipe or channel used to conduct gas or liquid around another pipe or a fixture.
      3. A means of circumvention.
      1. To suppress or extinguish quietly; stifle:
      2. To avoid; disregard:
      3. To execute (someone) by suffocation so as to leave the body intact and suitable for dissection.
      1. To stay clear of; go around or away from:
      2. To take measures so as not to meet or see (someone):
      3. To prevent from happening:
  2. To slight (someone) deliberately

      1. To slight or snub (someone).
      1. To reject with disdain or contempt.
      2. To kick at or tread on disdainfully.
      3. To reject something contemptuously.
      1. To ignore or behave coldly toward; slight.
      2. To dismiss, turn down, or frustrate the expectations of.
      3. To check the movement of (a rope or cable running out) by turning it quickly about a post or cleat.
      1. A blunt or abrupt repulse or refusal, as to an offer.
      2. A check or an abrupt setback to progress or action:
      3. To reject bluntly, often disdainfully; snub:
      1. To penetrate with a sharp edge; strike a narrow opening in.
      2. To separate into parts with or as if with a sharp-edged instrument; sever:
      3. To sever the edges or ends of; shorten:

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