Shun – meaning of the word and examples

To avoid something. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To ignore someone and not speak to that person because you cannot accept their behaviour, beliefs, etc: (Cambridge Dictionary)

To avoid deliberately and especially habitually. (Merriam – Webster)

To keep away from (a place, person, object, etc.), from motives of dislike, caution, etc; take pains to avoid. (Dictionary.com)

Persistently avoid, ignore, or reject (someone or something) through antipathy or caution. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Examples

Japan’s 4 carriers to shun Chinese 5G tech. 

TOKYO — Japan’s three main mobile phone carriers SoftBank GroupNTT Docomo and KDDI have decided not to use Chinese equipment in their 5G networks. 

https://asia.nikkei.com/Business/Companies/Japan-s-4-carriers-to-shun-Chinese-5G-tech

U.S. asks allies to shun Huawei equipment, WSJ reports; sector stocks fall.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-huawei/u-s-asks-allies-to-shun-huawei-equipment-wsj-reports-sector-stocks-fall-idUSKCN1NR2E6

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