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to avoid being killed or seriously injured in an accident or attack
to avoid a dangerous, unpleasant, or embarrassing situation, especially by moving away from it
to avoid a difficult subject or situation
to escape something that is unpleasant or uncomfortable
to make arrangements to prevent or deal with something bad that may happen
to do something to avoid a dangerous situation
to avoid being killed or seriously injured only because you were lucky or made a very big effort
to avoid taking any risks
to avoid being caught, especially after you have done something illegal
to protect yourself from risks involving your money
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
the gear that you use for driving a vehicle very slowly
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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