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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Possible to keep away from or to keep from happening.

Usage examples (38)
  • Kris' sunburn would have been avoidable if he used sunscreen.
  • So your assessment about that war being avoidable is readily debatable as false.
  • Antrim Times Factory blast was 'avoidable' - 33 mins ago
  • Financial crisis was 'avoidable', says official US report for more
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