|välttää englanniksi||head off fi, obviate fi, escape fi, avoid fi, cheat fi, eschew fi, do fi, miss fi, forbear fi, taboo fi, evade fi|
: (We will head off on our holidays tomorrow)
: The cavalry will head off the bandits at the pass.
: The government took steps to head off summertime shortages of gasoline.
: [[VoIP]] obviated traditional expensive long-distance telephone service.
*: A mild dose of a warm active aperient to obviate costiveness, or to produce two motions daily, is generally very beneficial.
*: Some change requests, rather than extend the scope, obviate some of the existing scope of a project.
*: Thus, to obviate resistance, the discussion should be relevant to the patient?s problems.
: ux|en|The prisoners escaped by jumping over a wall.
*: sailors that escaped the wreck
: ux|en|He only got a fine and so escaped going to jail.
: ux|en|The children climbed out of the window to escape the fire.
: ux|en|Luckily, I escaped with only a fine.
: ux|en|The name of the hotel escapes me at present.
*: They escaped the search of the enemy.
*: If the data for a URI component would conflict with the reserved purpose, then the conflicting data must be escaped before forming the URI.
: ux|en|When using the "bash" shell, you can escape the ampersand character with a backslash.
: ux|en|Brion escaped the double quote character on Windows by adding a second double quote within the literal.
: The prisoners made their escape by digging a tunnel.
: You forgot to insert an escape in the datastream.
*: I should have been more accurate, and corrected all those former escapes.
*: thousand escapes of wit
: I try to avoid the company of gamblers.
*: The devyll...sayde unto hym: all these will I geve the, iff thou wilt faull doune and worship me. Then sayde Jesus unto hym. Avoyde Satan.
*: What need a man forestall his date of grief, / And run to meet what he would most avoid?
*: He carefully avoided every act which could goad them into open hostility.
*: How can these grants of the kings be avoided?
: rfquotek|Sir Thomas Browne
*: Anone they encountred to gyders / and he with the reed shelde smote hym soo hard that he bare hym ouer to the erthe / There with anone came another Knyght of the castel / and he was smyten so sore that he auoyded his fadel
*: Six of us only stayed, and the rest avoided the room.
: My brother flunked biology because he cheated on his mid-term.
: My husband cheated on me with his secretary.
: He cheated death when his car collided with a moving train.
: I feel as if Ive cheated fate.
: My ex-wife cheated me out of $40,000.
: He cheated his way into office.
*: I am subject to a tyrant, a sorcerer, that by his cunning hath cheated me of this island.
: rfquotek|Sir Walter Scott
*: to cheat winter of its dreariness
*: When I consider life, tis all a cheat.
: ux|en|Do you go there often?
: ux|en|I do not go there often.
: ux|en|Do not listen to him.
: ux|en|But I do go sometimes.
: ux|en|Do tell us.
: ux|en|It is important that he do come see me.
: ux|en|I play tennis; she does too.
: ux|en|They dont think it be like it is, but it do.
: ux|en|all you ever do is surf the Internet; what will you do this afternoon?
*: Sometimes to doe him laugh, she would assay / To laugh at shaking of the leaues light, / Or to behold the water worke ...
*: My lord Abbot of Westminster did do shewe to me late certain evidences.
*: a fatal plague which many did to die
*: We do you to wit [i.e. we make you to know] of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia.
*: "Here," she said, "take your old Bunny! Hell do to sleep with you!" And she dragged the Rabbit out by one ear, and put him into the Boys arms.
: ux|en|it’s not the best broom, but it will have to do; this will do me, thanks.
: ux|en|It simply will not do to have dozens of children running around such a quiet event.
: ux|en|The fresh air did him some good.
: ux|en|Our relationship isnt doing very well; how do you do?
: ux|en|What does Bob do? — Hes a plumber.
: ux|en|Ill just do some eggs.
: ux|en|Let’s do New York also.
*: Upon my word, although he [my host] certainly did me uncommonly well, I began to feel Id be more at ease among the bushmen.
*: The sergeants seem to do themselves pretty well.
*: They fear not the Lord, neither do they after ... the law and commandment.
: ux|en|I did five years for armed robbery.
: ux|en|They really laughed when he did Clinton, with a perfect accent and a leer.
*: Sometimes they lie in wait in these dark streets, and fracture his skull, ... or break his arm, or cut the sinew of his wrist; and that they call doing him.
: He got done for speeding.
: Teacherll do you for that!
: ux|en|That guy just did me out of two hundred bucks!
*: He was not to be done, at his time of life, by frivolous offers of a compromise that might have secured him seventy-five per cent.
: ux|en|the novel has just been done into English; Im going to do this play into a movie
: ux|en|Arent you done yet?
*: Ive left my key in my office in Manchester, my family are at Bournemouth, and the old woman who does for me goes home at nine oclock.
*: ...An the dogs do bark, an the rooks be a-vled to the elems high and dark, an the water do roar at mill.
: Do they do haircuts there?
: Could you do me a burger with mayonnaise instead of ketchup?
*: "Defender Kolo Toure admitted Given will be a loss, but gave his backing to Nielsen. I think hes done his shoulder, said the Ivorian."
*: "Watto will spend the entire winter stretching and doing Pilates, and do a hamstring after bending down to pick up his petrol cap after dropping it filling his car at Caltex Cronulla."
*: "I knew straight away Id done my ACL, I heard the sound - it was very loud and a few of the boys said they heard it as well, Otten said."
: We’re having a bit of a do on Saturday to celebrate my birthday.
*: After a load of photos and what-not, we descend the worlds longest escalator, which are called that even as they de-escalate, and in we go to the main forum, a high ceilinged hall, full of circular cloth-draped, numbered tables, a stage at the front, the letters GQ, 12-foot high in neon at the back; this aside, though, neon forever the moniker of trash, this is a posh do, in an opera house full of folk in tuxes.
: Nice do!
: rfquotek|Sir Walter Scott
*: A great deal of do, and a great deal of trouble.
: I missed the target.
: I tried to kick the ball, but missed.
*: Men observe when things hit, and not when they miss.
*: Flying bullets now, / To execute his rage, appear too slow; / They miss, or sweep but common souls away.
: to miss an opportunity
*: When a man misses his great end, happiness, he will acknowledge he judged not right.
: I miss you! Come home soon!
*: What by me thou hast lost, thou least shalt miss.
*: The boy became volubly friendly and bubbling over with unexpected humour and high spirits. He tried to persuade Cicely to stay away from the ball-room for a fourth dance. Nobody would miss them, he explained.
: miss the joke
: Joe missed the meeting this morning.
: I missed the plane!
*: Amongst the angels, a whole legion / Of wicked sprites did fall from happy bliss; / What wonder then if one, of women all, did miss?
*: What here shall miss, our toil shall strive to mend.
: I think I’ll give the meeting a miss.
: You may sit here, miss.
: You may sit here, Miss Jones.
*: Gay vanity, with smiles and kisses, / Was busy mongst the maids and misses.
*: Shall I go ... to battle, or shall I forbear?
*: Thou shalt speak my words unto them, whether they will hear, or whether they will forbear.
*: The kindest and the happiest pair / Will find occasion to forbear.
*: Both bear and forbear.
*: The sharp differentiation of the sexes in our culture was shaped most probably by monogamy and monosexuality and their tabus.
: [[incest|Incest]] is a taboo subject in most [[soap operas]].
: The heathen had a method, more truly their own, of evading the Christian miracles. — [[w:Richard Chenevix Trench|Richard Chenevix Trench]].
: Evading from perils. — [[w:Francis Bacon|Francis Bacon]].
: Unarmed they might / Have easily, as spirits evaded swift / By quick contraction or remove. — [[w:John Milton|John Milton]].
: The ministers of God are not to evade and take refuge any of these ... ways. — [[w:Robert South|Robert South]].