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avert
British English: /əˈvəːt/
American English: /əˈvərt/

Translation of avert in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (avoid, prevent)
    (disaster, crisis, liquidation, criticism)
  • 2 (turn away) See examples: to avert one's eyes/gaze from something
    [literal] [figurative]
    détourner les yeux/le regard de quelque chose

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