How To Spell avert?

Correct spelling: avert

What is the definition of avert?

  1. To turn aside, or away; as, to avert the eyes from an object; to ward off, or prevent, the occurrence or effects of; as, how can the danger be averted? To avert his ire.

What does the abbreviation avert mean?

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