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  • as insober
  • as inquitclaim
  • as inrelinquishment
  • as inrenunciation

synonyms for eschewing

  • dark
  • disciplined
  • dispassionate
  • down-to-earth
  • earnest
  • levelheaded
  • low-key
  • lucid
  • no-nonsense
  • practical
  • quiet
  • rational
  • realistic
  • reasonable
  • restrained
  • sedate
  • serene
  • serious
  • solemn
  • somber
  • staid
  • subdued
  • abstaining
  • collected
  • composed
  • constrained
  • cool
  • forgoing
  • grave
  • inhibited
  • plain
  • reserved
  • sound
  • steady
  • clear-headed
  • cold
  • drab
  • hard-boiled
  • imperturbable
  • pacific
  • severe
  • soft
  • toned-down
  • unexcited
  • unimpassioned
  • unruffled
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antonyms for eschewing

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  • agitated
  • boisterous
  • cheerful
  • excitable
  • excited
  • flippant
  • frivolous
  • funny
  • happy
  • impractical
  • insincere
  • irrational
  • light
  • nervous
  • trivial
  • troubled
  • unimportant
  • unrealistic
  • unreasonable
  • upset
  • annoyed
  • friendly
  • worried
  • drunk
  • immoderate
  • inebriated
  • agreement
  • allowance
  • approval
  • claim
  • OK
  • permission
  • sanction
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How to use eschewing in a sentence

The upright cordon has nothing but height, eschewing both breadth and thickness.
DWARF FRUIT TREESF. A. WAUGH
Corny, eschewing his truck driver's vocabulary, retorted as nearly as he could in polite phrases.
SIXES AND SEVENSO. HENRY
A man simple and upright, fearing God and eschewing evil—in this conversation for a time he consecrated his life to God.
CURIOSITIES OF CHRISTIAN HISTORYCROAKE JAMES
It gratified me considerably to feel that, for the time being, there would be no sinful extravagance in eschewing the ready-made.
A TOP-FLOOR IDYLGEORGE VAN SCHAICK
In relating what did happen, I confine myself to facts, eschewing imputations.
THE CARD, A STORY OF ADVENTURE IN THE FIVE TOWNSARNOLD BENNETT
And there the ladies lauded Mr Wilbraham's wisdom in eschewing silver.
THE CARD, A STORY OF ADVENTURE IN THE FIVE TOWNSARNOLD BENNETT
I restrained myself this time, eschewing the careless vigor which had marked my previous efforts.
LOVE AMONG THE CHICKENSP. G. WODEHOUSE
The satirical-nosed gentleman would as soon have been suspected of picking a pocket as eschewing a pun.
MERRIE ENGLAND IN THE OLDEN TIME, VOL. 2 (OF 2)GEORGE DANIEL
With a satisfied grunt (and eschewing the paltry convenience of steps) he bounded at once into its dusky depths.
ALAMO RANCHSARAH WARNER BROOKS
Civilization does not consist in the eschewing of garlic or the keeping clean of a man's finger-nails.
NORTH AMERICA, VOLUME I (OF 2)ANTHONY TROLLOPE
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