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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shy away fromverb

    avoid having to deal with some unpleasant task

    "I shy away from this task"

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  1. Noura Hussein:

    People shy away from this conversation in Sudan, it's a taboo, i hope that people will now feel comfortable to speak about to their parents and grandparents about it.

  2. Avril Haines:

    To be effective, Bidens DNI must never shy away from speaking truth to power — even, especially, when doing so may be inconvenient or difficult, to safeguard the integrity of our intelligence community, Bidens DNI must insist that, when it comes to intelligence, there is simply no place for politics ever.

  3. Kelly McGonigal:

    When you view stress as inherently harmful, you shy away from things that are difficult and meaningful, whether that's repairing a relationship or seeking out a promotion.

  4. Sean McElwee:

    She had an actual campaign strategy that revolved around ICE, and it was very smart, because( incumbent Rep. Joe) Crowley was weak on immigration and she knew that he would never be able to get where he needed to be to win that primary, so she just hammered him on it. She didn't shy away from saying it. She put it in her ads. She ran on the issue. She challenged him in the debate. I think' Abolish ICE' is where it is today because of her leadership.

  5. Greg Rutherford:

    I won't shy away from saying I always put a lot of pressure on Greg Rutherford, i will go into the Olympic Games expecting to win the Olympic Games. It is just how I see it and it's no disrespect to everybody else because there are some very good jumpers there.

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