Translation of "avoid" - English-Spanish dictionary

avoid

verb uk /əˈvɔɪd/ us /əˈvɔɪd/

B1 to stay away from a person or place

evitar
Try to avoid the city centre.

to prevent something from happening

evitar
I braked to avoid hitting the gate.

to not do something because you do not want to

eludir
She managed to avoid answering my question.

(Translation of “avoid” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

avoid

verb /əˈvoid/

to keep away from (a place, person or thing)

evitar
He drove carefully to avoid the holes in the road
Avoid the subject of money.
avoidable /əˈvoidəbəl/ adjective

Evitable
Long-term problems should be avoidable if the right medical treatment is provided.
avoidance noun

acción de evitar, el evitar, evitación
He has been charged with tax avoidance.

(Translation of “avoid” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)