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Synonyms for avoidance

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. avoidance, turning away, shunning, dodging(noun)

    deliberately avoiding; keeping away from or preventing from happening

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

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. avoidance

    Synonyms:
    aimlessness, carelessness, heedlessness, neglect, negligence, oversight, purposelessness, thoughtlessness

    Antonyms:
    aim, aspiration, design, determination, end, end, endeavor, endeavor, goal, inclination, intent, intention, mark, object, purpose, tendency

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. avoidance(n)

    Synonyms:
    evasion, eluding, eschewing, parrying

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How to use avoidance in a sentence?

  1. Mark Zandi:

    There will be more avoidance and IRS enforcement may not be up to the task.

  2. Thomas Frieden:

    Things are getting better and we can gradually resume some activities, on the other hand, we're getting back, not to normal, we're going to get back to a new normal. And that's going to include physical distancing, hand sanitizer, face masks and avoidance... of large gatherings where many people come together in one place.

  3. Kate Upton:

    Paul’s texting increased, telling me how excited Paul Marciano was to see me, that Paul Marciano wanted me to change in front of Paul Marciano so Paul Marciano could see my naked body getting into Paul Marciano clothes. Paul Marciano asked if I thought of Paul Marciano when I was posing sexy on set. All the language Paul Marciano used was extremely dominant and possessive. At one point, to avoid Paul coming to set, I told him my boyfriend was going to be there. He was absolutely furious at that. It was an emotional and non-stop battle of games, power struggles and creative avoidance tactics.

  4. Pascal Saint-Amans:

    The tax world will not be the same before and after this, we are moving into this new era where massive tax planning, massive tax avoidance is over. It will be much more difficult, much more costly and it (profit shifting) will become evasion and no more avoidance.

  5. Zhang Rongqiao:

    In 2016, China officially began the Mars exploration mission work, and currently all of the different development work is progressing smoothly, the hovering-and-obstacle avoidance test for the Mars lander being carried out today makes up a crucial part of the development process. As scheduled, China's first Mars exploration mission will take place in 2020.


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