In his famous dictionary of 1755 Dr. Samuel Johnson characterized "eschew" as " almost obsolete." History has proven that the great lexicographer was wrong on ...


Eschew definition, to abstain or keep away from; shun; avoid: to eschew evil. See more.


eschew. If you eschew something, you deliberately avoid it. If you live the bohemian life in the city, then most likely you eschew the suburbs. Eschew comes from ...



Ferling eschews the current habit of historians who write microscopically on their chosen subject and thereby provide immense detail at the expense of ...


eschew definition: To eschew is defined as to purposely try to stay away from or to avoid. (verb) An example of eschew is when you hate airplanes and never go ...


Eschew definition: If you eschew something, you deliberately avoid doing it or becoming involved in it. | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.


Define eschew (verb) and get synonyms. What is eschew (verb)? eschew (verb) meaning, pronunciation and more by Macmillan Dictionary.


To avoid using, accepting, participating in, or partaking of: "Italian tends to eschew the sort of polite euphemisms in which English glories" (David Leavitt).