Hindi translation of 'avoid'
Word forms: avoids, avoiding, avoided
2. transitive verb
3. transitive verb
4. transitive verb
1. transitive verb
If you avoid something unpleasant that might happen, you take action in order to prevent it from happening.रोकनाबचना
...emergency action to avoid a disaster. Drink lots of water to avoid becoming dehydrated.carefully/narrowly avoid something avoid conflict/confrontation/war avoid confusion/mistakes/embarrassment
SIMILAR WORDSprevent, stop
2. transitive verb
If you avoid doing something, you make a deliberate effort not to do it.से परहेज करना
I avoid working in places which are too public. He ran away to Costa Rica to avoid military service.
avoidance uncountable nounबचाव mn
...tips regarding health maintenance and stress avoidance.
3. transitive verb
If you avoid someone or something, you try not to have contact with them.से बचनाकी अनदेखा करना
She thought he was trying to avoid her.
4. transitive verb
If a person or vehicle avoids someone or something, they change the direction they are moving in, so that they do not hit them.(से) बचना
We managed to avoid the main roads and the holiday traffic.When you try not to do something, you say that you avoid doing it, not that you 'avoid to do it'. This leaflet tells you how to avoid getting ill. If you want to suggest that you cannot stop yourself from doing something, you should use the expression can't help. I'm sorry, I can't help being suspicious. Nobody liked her to cough, but she couldn't help it.
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Example Sentences Including 'avoid'
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Another potential disaster avoided by quick thinking on the part of a sharp destroyer captain.ONE HUNDRED DAYS (2003)
It is important to structure investments carefully to avoid running out of cash.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Opt for cheap veg such as carrots and potatoes and plan meals carefully to avoid unnecessary expense.The Sun (2014)
Should we cancel our cover to avoid being hit by yet another rise?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The horse takes avoiding action of its own and clears the car.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
There are simple, practical steps we can take to avoid the muscle losses that can spell disaster for our waistline and our health.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
To avoid a disaster, eurozone governments may need to take a risk.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
With 12 top tricks, declarer hoped to set up a long club to avoid having to take the heart finesse.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But only if if they can avoid being hit by any further injuries to key players.The Sun (2013)
Take outside to avoid damage to surfaces.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Two grand seems a snip to avoid such embarrassment.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
But targeting them precisely and avoiding damage to surrounding healthy tissue have proved stumbling blocks.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Did she try and take any avoiding action, braking or steering?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Drivers also avoided the dreaded gridlock by leaving home earlier than normal.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Drivers can avoid a fine by turning off the route between cameras.The Sun (2008)
He had been driving on a remote road and was said to have swerved to avoid hitting a sheep.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He may have been killed when the driver swerved to avoid her.The Sun (2009)
It is thought players will now have a curfew to return to the team hotel to avoid any future embarrassment.The Sun (2016)
It was said to be guarded and under lock and key to avoid further embarrassment.The Sun (2015)
Jamaica looked as if it would avoid a direct hit as the storm tracked northeast, away from the island and closer to Haiti.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Just enough to avoid political disaster.The Sun (2009)
Lighting will be restricted to avoid heat damage to fabrics or wood.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Our priority in terms of tax is avoiding those hitting people on lower and middle incomes.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
So drunk that as he careered down the carriageway other drivers swerved to avoid him.The Sun (2012)
The best option is to shop carefully to avoid the potential waste happening in the first place.The Sun (2015)
There may be attempts to persuade him to sacrifice this payment to avoid embarrassment.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
To avoid embarrassment an assistant would call his mobile phone as soon as he closed his eyes.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
For these two friends this was a comfortable way to avoid damage from probing sensitive insecurities.Christianity Today (2000)
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'avoid' in Other Languages
British English: avoid /əˈvɔɪd/ VERB
If you avoid something unpleasant that might happen, you take action in order to prevent it from happening.
...emergency action to avoid a disaster.
- American English: avoid
- Arabic: يَتَجَنَّبُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: evitar
- Chinese: 避免
- Croatian: izbjegavati
- Czech: vyvarovat se
- Danish: undgå
- Dutch: vermijden
- European Spanish: evitar
- Finnish: välttää
- French: éviter
- German: vermeiden
- Greek: αποφεύγω
- Italian: evitare
- Japanese: 避ける
- Korean: 피하다
- Norwegian: unngå
- Polish: uniknąć
- European Portuguese: evitar
- Romanian: a evita
- Russian: избегать
- Spanish: evitar
- Swedish: undvika
- Thai: หลีกเลี่ยง
- Turkish: kaçınmak
- Ukrainian: уникати
- Vietnamese: tránh
Translation of avoid from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary