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Translation of "avoid" - English-Polish dictionary

avoid

verb [T]     /əˈvɔɪd/
STAY AWAY
B1 to stay away from a person, place, situation, etc unikać, omijać Try to avoid the city centre.Moving in order to avoid contactDigressing and being indirect or evasive
PREVENT
B2 to prevent something from happening unikać Book early to avoid disappointment.Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
avoid doing sth
B2 to intentionally not do something unikać czegoś She managed to avoid answering my question.Avoiding actionLaziness and lazy people
avoidable adjective
possible to avoid do uniknięcia →  Opposite unavoidable Avoiding actionLaziness and lazy people
avoidance noun [U]
when you avoid something unikanie, uchylanie się Avoiding actionLaziness and lazy people
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