- Word Combinations (verb), Word Explorer
|part of speech:
||shunned, shunning, shuns
||to keep away from or avoid, esp. purposely.
He has shunned his brother for years.
- avoid, eschew, steer clear of
- address, frequent, meet
- similar words:
- abstain from, boycott, circumvent, dodge, flee, forgo, ignore, neglect, ostracize, rebuff, shrink from, shy away from, snub, spurn
||abjure, disregard, elude, escape, evade, except, exile, help, miss, neglect, reject