Shun Synonyms and Antonyms

shŭn

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Synonyms for Shun

To avoid.
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(Law) To reject (a bill of indictment) for lack of evidence
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To pay little or no attention to; fail to heed; disregard:
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To expel, especially from the mind.
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Same as voidance .
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The act of eschewing
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A means of evading; a subterfuge.
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The state or system of social gender seclusion in some Muslim or Hindu communities.
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To leave or make balks in.
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To consider or reject (doing something) as beneath oneself:
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To evade, or escape from someone or something, especially by using cunning or skill.
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To manage to keep away from; avoid
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(Formal) To avoid; to shun, to shy away from.
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To banish, bar, exclude, etc. by ostracism
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To refuse to accept (someone) as a lover, spouse, or friend; rebuff.
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To make (a horse, boat, etc.) held fast by such an action
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To smother; to conceal, hush up, suppress.
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To bypass is to provide an alternative way around, or to get around something.
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To move or twist quickly aside; shift suddenly, as to avoid a blow
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(Informal) To avoid or evade
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To escape or avoid, especially by cleverness or deceit:
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To circumvent the obligation and performance of a chore.
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To reject bluntly, often disdainfully; snub:
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To waste; fail to make the most of (an opportunity)
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To slight or snub (someone).
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(Archaic) To curse; condemn
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(UK) Alternative spelling of ostracize.
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To drive out; to expel.
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To vote against, especially in an exclusive organization.
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Temporary exclusion from a community or society.
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Antonyms for Shun

(Intransitive) To receive something willingly.
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(With relationship implied by context) To obtain (a pet) from a shelter or the wild.
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To use or make use of.
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To inquire for; request:
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Welcome is defined as to greet someone or accept something with pleasure or satisfaction.
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Meet is defined as to come face to face with, be there when someone or something arrives, or to be introduced.
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To meet or confront with self-assurance:
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Words Related to Shun

To refrain from (doing something):
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Find another word for shun. In this page you can discover 56 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shun, like: have no truck with, keep-away-from, fight-shy-of, ignore, neglect, avoid, give a wide berth to, keep (or stay) (or steer) clear of, close (or shut) the door on, give someone the cold shoulder and give someone the go-by.