Sentence Examples


  • What everyone did to him makes me think of what those Pennsylvania Dutch folks do; shunning is it called?
  • This done, with that end yet in his hand and standing beside the pin, he looked round upon his crew, sweeping from one to the other; pausing his glance long upon Daggoo, Queequeg, Tashtego; but shunning Fedallah; and then settling his firm relying eye upon the chief mate, said,--"Take the rope, sir--I give it into thy hands, Starbuck."
  • Shunning the difficulties of such methods, geographers have begun to teach applied climatology.
  • That involves shunning false teachers, rejecting factious people.
  • More like out of the loop It was a bold move shunning celeb mag fodder in favor of news.

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