Turned away, especially as an expression of feeling; also, offended; unpropitious.
turned away, esp. as an expression of feeling; also, offended; unpropitious
The numerical value of averted in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of averted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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It was a war in which too many of my friends died and died, I believed, under circumstances that might have been averted had different choices been made by people in positions of responsibility.
In American culture an averted gaze and eye avoidance are perceived as guilt: 'I've been naughty. I'm ashamed. I've been up to no good.' It's very powerful and you have to factor it in as part of your message.
I have absolutely no reservations in terms of rolling this vaccine out, why? Because the efficacy, when translated into cases averted and deaths averted, is just tremendous. It will have an enormously significant public health impact.
What I learned in Vietnam was pretty simple, it was a war in which too many of my friends died and died, I believed, under circumstances that might have been averted had different choices been made by people in positions of responsibility.
Survey results indicate that policy initiatives currently announced have yet to have a meaningful impact on business or consumer confidence in the region, and that more aggressive measures are likely to be needed, and quickly implemented, if another recession is to be averted.
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