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Turkish translation of “shun”

shun

verb [T]
 
 
/ʃʌn/ (present participle shunning, past tense and past participle shunned)
to avoid or ignore someone or something
uzak durmak, kaçınmak, sakınmak, gözardı etmek
He was shunned by colleagues and family alike. She has always shunned publicity.Refusing and rejectingNot being friendlyNot saying muchBlunt and direct in speech and behaviour
(Definition of shun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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