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  1. averted(Adjective)

    Turned away, especially as an expression of feeling; also, offended; unpropitious.

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  1. Averted

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  2. Averted(adj)

    turned away, esp. as an expression of feeling; also, offended; unpropitious

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of averted in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of averted in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of averted in a Sentence

  1. Chris Williamson:

    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.

  2. Supreme Court:

    This was a huge victory for the Louisiana clinic, or at least a huge defeat averted, but the chief justice's opinion is a chilling sign for the future of abortion rights.

  3. Sheriff Charles Jenkins:

    There's no doubt in our minds that we averted disaster there, i've never seen anything like this, to be honest with you.

  4. Joe Navarro:

    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.

  5. Stephen Innes:

    With the Mexican stalemate averted and no harmful shockwaves from this weekend G-20 meeting ... oil could trade favorably as WTI and Brent will continue to track the broader risk environment high.

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