- To shun is to ignore, avoid or reject someone or something.
When you continually avoid and ignore someone, this is an example of a situation where you shun that person.
shun definition by Webster's New World
- shunner noun
shun definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb shunned shunned, shun·ning, shuns
Origin: Middle English shunnen, from Old English scunian, to abhor.
- shunˈner noun