Meaning of SHUN in English

SHUN

— shunnable , adj. — shunner , n.

/shun/ , v.t., shunned, shunning .

to keep away from (a place, person, object, etc.), from motives of dislike, caution, etc.; take pains to avoid.

[ bef. 950; ME shunen, OE scunian to avoid, fear ]

Syn . evade, eschew.

Ant . seek.

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