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turn away

see definition of turn away
  • as inavert
  • as inrecoil
  • as inrefuse
  • as inward/ward off
  • as inpink-slip
  • as indismiss
  • as inalienate
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Synonyms for turn away

verb thwart; avoid by turning away
  • avoid
  • deter
  • fend off
  • foil
  • forestall
  • halt
  • preclude
  • prevent
  • rule out
  • ward off
  • deflect
  • divert
  • frustrate
  • shunt
  • turn
  • look away
  • shove aside
  • stave off
  • turn aside
  • turn away

Antonyms for turn away

  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • help
  • support
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More words related to turn away

alienate

verb. cause unfriendliness, hostility

alienating

verb. cause unfriendliness, hostility

avert

verb. thwart; avoid by turning away

averted

verb. thwart; avoid by turning away

dismiss

verb. remove from job, responsibility

dismisses

verb. remove from job, responsibility
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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