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 for Shunned
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Shun \Shun\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Shunned; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Shunning.] [OE. shunien, schunien, schonien, AS. scunian,
     sceonian; cf. D. schuinen to slepe, schuin oblique, sloping,
     Icel. skunda, skynda, to hasten. Cf. Schooner, Scoundrel,
     Shunt.]
     To avoid; to keep clear of; to get out of the way of; to
     escape from; to eschew; as, to shun rocks, shoals, vice.
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           I am pure from the blood of all men. For I have not
           shunned to declare unto you all the counsel of God.
                                                    --Acts xx.
                                                    26,27.
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           Scarcity and want shall shun you.        --Shak.
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     Syn: See Avoid.
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