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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 3 votes

  1. avoidance, turning away, shunning, dodgingnoun

    deliberately avoiding; keeping away from or preventing from happening

    scheme, dodging, escape, evasion, shunning, dodge, turning away

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words2.0 / 1 vote

  1. avoidancenoun

    evasion, eluding, eschewing, parrying

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  1. Vali Nasr:

    The U.S. went from having a huge Middle East policy to having a minimal Middle East policy, the pendulum has swung the opposite way toward deliberate avoidance of any kind of vision for the region.

  2. Cynthia Messersmith:

    This is a case of lies, deception and fraud, this is not about tax avoidance but rather tax evasion.

  3. Aaron Fritschner:

    The IRS enforcement funding in the Inflation Reduction Act is something Congressman Beyer feels strongly is needed to restore declining customer service, get working Americans their tax refunds in a timely manner, and prevent wealthy people and large corporations from avoiding their fair share of the tax burden, tax avoidance costs the country many billions of dollars every year, and that revenue gap hurts everyone else.

  4. Carina Venter:

    A dietitian can help parents with advice on food avoidance, information on suitable foods, lifestyle advice, bringing normality into their lives and provide some emotional support.

  5. Vaile Wright:

    One of the unhealthy behaviors we see is avoidance. We have a tendency to avoid and put off during tax season. What happens is that when we continue to avoid over a long term, we are inadvertently telling ourselves that this task is so hard, we can not deal with it, and it becomes overwhelming, i encourage people to do the things to prepare ahead of time. Also, if you have good healthy habits in place, don't abandon them.

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