Definitions for shunʃʌn

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. shun, eschew(verb)

    avoid and stay away from deliberately; stay clear of

  2. banish, ban, ostracize, ostracise, shun, cast out, blackball(verb)

    expel from a community or group

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. shun(Verb)

    To avoid, especially persistently.

  2. shun(Verb)

    To escape (a threatening evil, an unwelcome task etc).

  3. shun(Verb)

    To screen, hide.

  4. shun(Verb)

    To shove, push.

  5. Origin: From scunian. Cognate with Old Norse skunde/skynde.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Shun(verb)

    to avoid; to keep clear of; to get out of the way of; to escape from; to eschew; as, to shun rocks, shoals, vice

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Shun

    Shun or Di Shun and also known as Chonghua was a 23rd-22nd century BC legendary leader of ancient China, among the Three Sovereigns and Five Emperors. Shun's half-century of rule was said to be long for the history of China.


Translations for shun

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  • meiden, aus dem Weg gehen, flüchten, ausweichenGerman
  • αποφεύγωGreek
  • evitarSpanish
  • esquiver, rejeter, fuir, éviterFrench
  • stigmatizzare, evitare, schivareItalian
  • ontwijkenDutch
  • unngåNorwegian
  • stronić, unikaćPolish
  • evitarPortuguese
  • împinge, evada, ascunde, evitaRomanian
  • сторониться, избегать, избежать, беречься, остерегатьсяRussian
  • vyhýbať saSlovak
  • kaçmak, sakınmak, uzak durmak, kaçınmakTurkish

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