Part of speech:
To move or twist quickly aside; shift suddenly, as to avoid a blow
To escape or avoid, especially by cleverness or deceit:
(Law) To reject (a bill of indictment) for lack of evidence
To pay little or no attention to; fail to heed; disregard:
(Intransitive) To receive something willingly.
(With relationship implied by context) To obtain (a pet) from a shelter or the wild.
To refrain from (doing something):
Same as voidance .
A means of evading; a subterfuge.
To leave or make balks in.
To consider or reject (doing something) as beneath oneself:
To manage to keep away from; avoid
To banish, bar, exclude, etc. by ostracism
To refuse to accept (someone) as a lover, spouse, or friend; rebuff.
To make (a horse, boat, etc.) held fast by such an action
To inquire for; request:
Welcome is defined as to greet someone or accept something with pleasure or satisfaction.
Meet is defined as to come face to face with, be there when someone or something arrives, or to be introduced.
To meet or confront with self-assurance:
To bypass is to provide an alternative way around, or to get around something.
(Informal) To avoid or evade
To reject bluntly, often disdainfully; snub:
To slight or snub (someone).
(Archaic) To curse; condemn
To vote against, especially in an exclusive organization.
Find another word for shun. In this page you can discover 48 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shun, like: dodge, evade, keep-away-from, ignore, neglect, accept, adopt, take-advantage-of, avoid, avoidance and eschewal.