Abandone vs Eschew - What's the difference?

abandone | eschew |

As verbs the difference between abandone and eschew

is that abandone is while eschew is (formal) to avoid; to shun, to shy away from.


Not English

Abandone has no English definition. It may be misspelled.

English words similar to 'abandone':

abandonee, abnodate, abundance, aventre, aventure, appendage, appointee, abondance, aphanite, apuanite




(en verb)
  • (formal) To avoid; to shun, to shy away from.
  • Usage notes

    * The verb is not normally applied to the avoidance or shunning of a person or physical object, but rather, only to the avoidance or shunning of an idea, concept, or other intangible.


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    Derived terms

    * (l)