Avoid and Trend


Avoid verb - To get or keep away from (as a responsibility) through cleverness or trickery.

Trend is an antonym for avoid.


Trend verb - To show a liking or proneness (for something).
Usage example: during the winter our school system trends toward canceling school at the drop of a hat—or at least a snowflake
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Synonyms for Trend

Avoid is an antonym for trend.

Nearby Words: trendy, trended, trending

Common collocations

attention avoid attention trend attention
effect avoid effect trend effect

Both words in one sentence

  • Series / Home Improvement Tim Taylor Technology: Trope Namer, and famous enough to avoid the recent trend of more generalized trope names.
  • Video Game / Tekken This trend is scaled down in Tekken 7, which significantly cuts the character roster, likely to avoid repetition.
  • Since then, the trend in Ars Magica has been to keep the Infernal on the sidelines and leave most of its involvement to the discretion of individual Storyguides, and to avoid ranting on much of anything.
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