GRE Word List


to avoid deliberately and especially habitually

The meaning of the word shun is to avoid deliberately and especially habitually.

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repineto feel or express dejection or discontent : complain
surmisea thought or idea based on scanty evidence : conjecture
deferencerespect and esteem due a superior or an elder
sonicutilizing, produced by, or relating to sound waves
fosterhaving, relating to, or being the relationship between a foster parent and the child who the foster parent cares for
remnanta usually small part, member, or trace remaining
scenarioan outline or synopsis of a play
subservientuseful in an inferior capacity : subordinate
hazardousinvolving or exposing one to risk (as of loss or harm)
blandsmooth and soothing in manner or quality