ESCHEW's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of eschew
Definition:
v. avoid; refuse to use or participate in; stand aloof from
Example:
Hoping to present himself to his girlfriend as a totally reformed character, he tried to eschew all the vices, especially chewing tobacco and drinking bathtub gin.
By adopting a small-target strategy eschewing major policy platforms, Abbott kept scrutiny on Labor’s infighting -- an issue senior party figures acknowledged cost it the election.
Sentence in Classic:
He had no need to be strict with himself, as he had very quickly been brought down to the required light weight; but still he had to avoid gaining flesh, and so he eschewed farinaceous and sweet dishes.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
However implicit the faith of David was in the performance of ancient miracles, he eschewed the belief of any direct supernatural agency in the management of modern morality.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
The instant David discovered that he battled with a disputant who imbibed his faith from the lights of nature, eschewing all subtleties of doctrine, he willingly abandoned a controversy from which he believed neither profit nor credit was to be derived.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context