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Definition of shun:

  1. To avoid; to keep clear of; not to mix or associate with; not to practise; to escape; to neglect.

Common misspellings for shun:

shu.

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This graph shows how "shun" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for shun:

  1. " You describe a person whose friendship I would rather shun than seek," said Don Luis. – The Prime Minister by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. The philanthropist is condemned, who, by his gifts, encourages an employee's family to spend what they do not earn, and to shun work. – Civics and Health by William H. Allen
  3. While we should not seek an ethical aim in literature as an end in itself, while we should shun the preacher of commonplaces who poses as a poet, we cannot respond to the sympathetic depicting of an emotion which we ourselves could never feel because of repugnance to it. – The Literature of Ecstasy by Albert Mordell

Rhymes for shun:

  1. bun, done, donne, dun, fun, gun, hun, in, none, nun, one, pun, run, runt, son, stun, sun, ton, tonne, un, won, brun, bunn, mun, brunn, spun, dunn, lunn, gunn, dunne, chun, hyun, jun, yun, lun, hon, kun, grun;
  2. m1, outdone, outrun, rerun, undone, begun, c1, homerun, redone;
  3. overdone;
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