Translation of "shun" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /ʃʌn/ (-nn-)

to avoid something

She has shunned publicity since she retired from the theatre. 告别舞台生涯后,她便退出了人们的视线。

to ignore someone and not speak to them because you cannot accept their behaviour, beliefs, etc.

After the trial he was shunned by friends and family alike. 审判后,朋友和家人都躲着他。

(Translation of “shun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)