vt.避免, 逃避, [律]使无效,撤销
He is a fugitive from justice trying to avoid being caught by the police.
If we are to avoid defeat we need a change of leadership.
To avoid the city center, turn right here.
She tried to avoid answering my questions.
The boy avoided punishment by running away.
1. 避开, 躲开
I avoided him as much as possible.
They all avoided mentioning that name.
She braked suddenly and avoided an accident.
3. 【律】使无效; 撤销