Definitions of Avoided

  1. of Avoid

Usage examples for Avoided

  1. He no longer avoided her eyes. – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  2. The next morning she avoided him and went off early to school. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  3. Everything that could be attempted was put into practice; and if I did not lose my life, at all events I was avoided by almost everybody as a dangerous and doubtful character. – Mr. Midshipman Easy by Captain Frederick Marryat
  4. By common law a lease made by a married woman was avoided after her husband's death. – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles
  5. He shrank into himself, avoided society, and rarely sought even intimate friends. – Oxford Lectures on Poetry by Andrew Cecil Bradley