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In Synonyms and Antonyms

What is avert?

turn away turn aside.
In Example Sentences

How do you use averted in a sentence?

(averted can mean avoided or turned away) "He averted a collision with the bus by veering onto the sidewalk." "Hopefully the government has averted another economic calamity (MORE)
In Synonyms and Antonyms

What does avert mean?

away; from; off; to turn away or aside from; to avert from an accident. EX/: When Jane got in a plane crash she tried to avert from the accident. -XOXO ChristyCarla :)P
In Native American Languages

A sentence for avert?

I was able to narrowly avert an accident.
In Example Sentences

Use avert in a sentence?

1. We averted our eyes from looking at the solar eclipse. 2. the truck driver averted an accident by driving onto the grassy bank. .
In Synonyms and Antonyms

What is the synonym for avert?

divert, turn, deflect ward off, avoid, prevent, fend off, preclude, stave off, forestall
In Uncategorized

What is mean by risk averter?

Someone who prefers a more certain return to an alternative with an equal return but which is more risky.
In Sentence and Word Structure

A sentence using the word averted?

John averted his eyes when his sister walked into the bathroom wearing just a towel.
In Synonyms and Antonyms

Antonym of avert?

Aid, help, face, meet...
In War and Military History

How was a Cuban nuclear war averted?

Kennedy ordered a blockade (oops, sorry, can't call it a blockade as that is an act of war... have to call it a quarantine instead) of cuba. Finally Khrushchev agreed to withd (MORE)
In Nouns

Is averted a noun?

No the word averted is not a noun. It is an adjective and a pasttense verb.
In Synonyms and Antonyms

What is the antonym of avert?

close . In some contexts, the word court would be the antonym for avert. For example, by his wise policies, he was able to avert disaster. By his foolish policies, he courted (MORE)
In Uncategorized

What is the meaning to the word avert?

To avert is to turn away or to prevent. You might avert your gaze or avert a disaster — either way, you are avoiding something
In Uncategorized

What kind of charity does AVERT do?

AVERT is a charity devoted to education and research into Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, otherwise known as AIDS. The charity was founded in 1986.
In Definitions

What is the definition of the word averted?

The word averted means to turn away such as not looking at a person's eye. It also means to ward off or to prevent something from happening. Some synonyms of the word averted (MORE)