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shy away from sth

phrasal verb with shy /ʃaɪ/ verb
to avoid something that you dislike, fear or do not feel confident about (因不喜歡、害怕或缺乏自信而)退縮,躲避,畏避 I've never shied away from hard work. 我從未畏避過艱苦的工作。 Avoiding actionLaziness and lazy people
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