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How to use avoiding in a sentence
Some will be avoiding New Year festivities entirely—and very sensible folk they are too.
In their opinion, this would allow conservatives to lay a marker down on immigration while avoiding a shutdown for the time being.Bachmann and Pelosi vs. Boehner and Obama Over Spending Bill | Ben Jacobs | December 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But if by chance you are a prison guard, avoiding detection is much easier.
There, she and other mothers can take ministry-sponsored courses, including on cooking and avoiding marital conflict.Allah, Mom, and Baklava: Turkish President Uses Mothers and Kids as Political Pawns | Xanthe Ackerman | November 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
If it sounds as though Scott is a consummate politician, skilled at avoiding controversy, think again.
Many of those who are not on pay escape to India and other regions, without any possibility of avoiding it.
In a dream he crossed the crowded hall, avoiding various acquaintances with unconscious cunning.The Wave | Algernon Blackwood
Madame Ratignolle had dragged herself over, avoiding the too public thoroughfares, she said.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories | Kate Chopin
She had won a long and hard-fought battle; but in avoiding one master she had abandoned herself to another.Dope | Sax Rohmer
The avoiding of sharp stones and boulders at last became almost mechanical.Motor Matt's "Century" Run | Stanley R. Matthews
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