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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: averting(0.01116 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to averting.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the act of preventing something from occurring; “averting
danger was his responsibility”
2: the act of turning yourself (or your gaze) away; “averting
her gaze meant that she was angry” [syn: aversion]
English → English (gcide)
Avert \A*vert"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Averted; p. pr. & vb. n.
Averting.] [L. avertere; a, ab + vertere to turn: cf. OF.
avertir. See Verse, n.]
To turn aside, or away; as, to avert the eyes from an object;
to ward off, or prevent, the occurrence or effects of; as,
how can the danger be averted? “To avert his ire.”
When atheists and profane persons do hear of so many
discordant and contrary opinions in religion, it doth
avert them from the church. --Bacon.
Till ardent prayer averts the public woe. --Prior.