Thesaurus / avoid
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The executive wondered whether his employer could prevent him from taking the trip, or if he’d have to avoid returning to the office afterward.
I then made a line of small piles of ricotta stuffing, before folding over the pasta and squeezing out air pockets to avoid the raviolis bursting in the boiling water.
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For example, it can allow households to avoid home foreclosure, evictions and car repossession.
Walkers and joggers politely cross the street to avoid proximity to each other.
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He had not estimated that if Jean Baptiste sought his wife secretly, it must have been because he wished to avoid him.
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But I always suspected it was a stratagem on his part to avoid playing, and that nothing really ailed him.
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But it was my only chance then; or rather I had seen enough of business to avoid making mistakes when I could.
She stopped, and turned to face him, an incredible shyness seeming to cause her to avoid his gaze.
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