Avert in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Avert

(transitive) To turn aside or away. | (transitive) To ward off, or prevent, the occurrence or effects of. | (intransitive, archaic) To turn away.

Short Example Sentences for Avert

  • 1. Would she be able to avert them? 🔊
  • 2. Why do you avert your face? 🔊
  • 3. Who will first avert it? 🔊
  • 4. Heaven avert any unfavourable event! 🔊
  • 5. Public indignation did not avert the act! 🔊
  • 6. Who avert the murderous blade? 🔊
  • 7. Hortense could do nothing to avert it. 🔊
  • 8. Should he avert it by taking orders? 🔊
  • 9. To foresee and avert death. 🔊
  • 10. Heaven avert the curse from us! 🔊
  • 11. Elephant was helpless in trying to avert the disaster. 🔊
  • 12. And so he tried to avert the break he had brought about. 🔊
  • 13. To break off that point is to avert the danger. 🔊
  • 14. And could nothing avert their fate? 🔊
  • 15. We are trying to help you avert such a disaster. 🔊
  • 16. The power of man cannot avert the blow. 🔊
  • 17. Their face did not move and they did not avert their eyes. 🔊
  • 18. It lies with you to avert the issue for a time. 🔊
  • 19. Far better turn honest at once and avert bloodshed. 🔊
  • 20. Not if energy and perseverance would avert the doom! 🔊
  • 21. Yet, who could avert the catastrophe? 🔊
  • 22. A thousand worlds could not avert the stroke. 🔊
  • 23. She made a quick effort to avert his suspicion. 🔊
  • 24. Perhaps a quick atonement may avert the final blow. 🔊
  • 25. Heaven avert the evil omen, my child! 🔊
  • 26. Look not so sweet on me, avert thy smile! 🔊
  • 27. He may even then be able to avert the impending danger. 🔊
  • 28. It is in my power to avert that, in case you comply. 🔊
  • 29. How, then, to avert this evil? 🔊
  • 30. If an acquaintance, it is best to avert the eyes. 🔊
  • 31. May Heaven avert such danger. 🔊
  • 32. And Charity, avert the burning dart! 🔊
  • 33. Let Caracalla remain; so shall we avert his weapon. 🔊
  • 34. One Scandal May Avert Another. 🔊
  • 35. One of two alternatives was open to him to avert such a calamity. 🔊

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