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To use tricks, deceits, or evasions; be shifty
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  1. To use tricks, deceits, or evasions; be shifty
  2. To avoid (a blow, for example) by moving or shifting quickly aside.
  3. To move aside or in a given direction by shifting or twisting suddenly:
To avoid complying with or fulfilling:
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  1. To avoid complying with or fulfilling:
  2. To be deceitful or clever in avoiding or escaping something; use evasion
  3. To avoid doing or answering directly; get around; get out of
(Law) To reject (a bill of indictment) for lack of evidence
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  1. (Law) To reject (a bill of indictment) for lack of evidence
  2. To disregard deliberately; pay no attention to; refuse to consider
To pay little or no attention to; fail to heed; disregard:
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  1. To pay little or no attention to; fail to heed; disregard:
  2. To fail to do or carry out, as through carelessness or oversight:
  3. To fail to carry out (an expected or required action) through carelessness or by intention; leave undone
To prevent from happening:
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  1. To prevent from happening:
  2. To stay clear of; go around or away from:
  3. To refrain from using, engaging in, or partaking of:
To execute (someone) by suffocation so as to leave the body intact and suitable for dissection.
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  1. To execute (someone) by suffocation so as to leave the body intact and suitable for dissection.
  2. To get rid of quietly; evade or suppress, as a parliamentary bill, discussion, etc.
  3. To avoid; disregard:
To ignore, fail to consult, etc.
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  1. To ignore, fail to consult, etc.
  2. To go around instead of through; use a bypass to avoid
  3. To avoid (an obstacle) by using an alternative channel, passage, or route.
To surround or encircle with evils, enmity, etc.; entrap
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  1. To surround or encircle with evils, enmity, etc.; entrap
  2. To get the better of or prevent from happening by craft or ingenuity
  3. To avoid or evade
To use tricks, deceits, or evasions; be shifty
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  1. To use tricks, deceits, or evasions; be shifty
  2. To avoid (a blow, etc.) by moving or shifting quickly aside
  3. To avoid meeting
To lower quickly, especially so as to avoid something:
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  1. To lower quickly, especially so as to avoid something:
  2. (Slang) To move (in or out) quickly
  3. (Informal) To avoid or evade
To evade or escape from, as by daring, cleverness, or skill:
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  1. To evade or escape from, as by daring, cleverness, or skill:
  2. To escape detection, notice, or understanding by
  3. To avoid or escape from by quickness, cunning, etc.; evade
To manage to keep away from; avoid
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  1. To manage to keep away from; avoid
  2. To break loose from confinement; get free:
  3. To avoid a serious or unwanted outcome:
To refrain from (doing something).
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  1. To refrain from (doing something).
  2. To keep away from (something harmful or disliked); shun; avoid; abstain from
  3. To avoid using, accepting, participating in, or partaking of:
To avoid doing or answering directly; get around; get out of
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  1. To avoid doing or answering directly; get around; get out of
  2. To avoid complying with or fulfilling:
  3. To avoid or escape from by deceit or cleverness; elude
To separate into parts with a sharp-edged instrument; sever:
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  1. To separate into parts with a sharp-edged instrument; sever:
  2. To form or shape by severing or incising:
  3. To perform:
To repel or drive back:
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  1. To repel or drive back:
  2. To refuse; to offer sudden or harsh resistance; to turn down or shut out.
  3. To reject bluntly, often disdainfully; snub:
To treat with scorn, contempt, disdain, etc.; behave coldly toward; slight or ignore
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  1. To treat with scorn, contempt, disdain, etc.; behave coldly toward; slight or ignore
  2. (Nautical) To check the movement of (a rope or cable running out) by turning it quickly about a post or cleat.
  3. To dismiss, turn down, or frustrate the expectations of.
To show contempt or disdain in refusing or rejecting
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  1. To show contempt or disdain in refusing or rejecting
  2. (Archaic) To kick at or tread on disdainfully.
  3. (Archaic) To push or drive away contemptuously with or as with the foot
To slight or snub (someone).
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  1. To slight or snub (someone).
Find another word for shun. In this page you can discover 35 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shun, like: dodge, evade, keep-away-from, ignore, neglect, accept, adopt, take-advantage-of, avoid, avoid and burke.