in a Sentence
Definition of Eschew
to avoid something which you do not think is right or proper
Examples of Eschew in a sentence
Since my husband believes chores are a woman’s work, he tries to eschew them around the house.
Because I am a strict Christian, I tend to eschew events that are not religious in nature.
True vegetarians eschew food items that come from living animals.
Even though I love coffee, I have chosen to eschew the beverage because of the damage it does to my teeth.
Twenty years ago the recluse decided to eschew society and settled down on a deserted island.
As part of their commitment to God, the nuns have chosen to eschew materialistic items.
Since Hank has worked hard to be sober for ten years, he tends to eschew parties where alcohol is served.
I eschew smoking because I know it is dangerous to my health.
Because Penelope is allergic to seafood, she will eschew the shrimp cocktail at the party.
As a true lover of literature, I eschew cheap romance novels.
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