Shun

  • 1 Shun — may refer to one of the following: *Shun (Chinese leader) (舜), a legendary leader of ancient China *Shun Dynasty, dynasty established by Li Zicheng in 1644 *To shun, which means avoiding association with an individual or group *Andromeda Shun, a… …

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  • 2 Shun'e — Shun e, en el Ogura Hyakunin Isshu. Shun e (俊恵, Shun e …

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  • 3 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}.]… …

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  • 4 Shun — es uno de los personajes principales del manga y anime Saint Seiya (Caballeros del Zodiaco). Es el caballero de bronce de Andrómeda. * * * En la mitología china, uno de los tres emperadores legendarios, junto con Yao y Da Yu, de la edad dorada de …

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  • 5 Shun Au — OBE was born in Hong Kong in December 1955. He attended Ying Wa College in Hong Kong and came to Britain to study in 1975. He attended City University and earned a BSc in psychology and a MPhil in psychology. He then went to Cambridge University… …

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  • 6 shun — [ ʃʌn ] verb transitive to deliberately avoid a person, place, or activity: They shun all forms of luxury. She lives alone, shunned by society …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 shun — O.E. scunian to shun, desist, to hide, of uncertain origin; not found in any other language. Perhaps ultimately from PIE root *skeu to cover, to hide. Related: Shunned; shunning …

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  • 8 shun — [shun] vt. shunned, shunning [ME schunien < OE scunian] to keep away from; avoid scrupulously or consistently shunner n …

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  • 9 'shun — /shun/ (military informal) interjection Attention! …

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  • 10 shun — I verb abhor, abstain, avoid, back away, boycott, bypass, circumvent, cold shoulder, defugere, deliberately avoid, disregard, dodge, draw back, elude, escape, eschew, evade, give a wide berth to, have no part of, have nothing to do with, hide… …

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  • 11 Shun —   [ʃun], einer der chinesischen Urkaiser des 3. Jahrtausends v. Chr. (China, Geschichte) …

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  • 12 shun — [ʃʌn] v past tense and past participle shunned present participle shunning [T] [: Old English; Origin: scunian] to deliberately avoid someone or something ▪ a shy woman who shunned publicity ▪ Victims of the disease found themselves shunned by… …

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  • 13 shun — avoid, evade, elude, *escape, eschew Analogous words: *decline, refuse, reject: balk, shy, scruple, *demur, stick, stickle: scorn, disdain, *despise Antonyms: habituate …

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  • 14 shun — [v] avoid, ignore bilk, cold shoulder*, cut, decline, despise, disdain, ditch*, dodge, double, duck, elude, escape, eschew, evade, get around, give a wide berth*, give the runaround*, have no part of*, have nothing to do with*, hide out, keep… …

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  • 15 shun — ► VERB (shunned, shunning) ▪ persistently avoid, ignore, or reject. ORIGIN Old English, «abhor, shrink back with fear, seek safety from an enemy» …

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  • 16 shun — shunnable, adj. shunner, n. /shun/, v.t., shunned, shunning. to keep away from (a place, person, object, etc.), from motives of dislike, caution, etc.; take pains to avoid. [bef. 950; ME shunen, OE scunian to avoid, fear] Syn. evade, eschew. Ant …

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  • 17 Shun — /shoohn/, n. Wade Giles, Pinyin. See under Yao. * * * In Chinese mythology, one of the three legendary emperors, along with Yao and Da Yu, of the golden age of antiquity (с 23rd century BC), singled out by Confucius as models of integrity and… …

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  • 18 Shun — Kaiser Shun Kaiser Shun (chin. 舜) (der Legende nach:* ? v. Chr; † 2240 v. Chr.) war einer der mythischen Urkaiser der chinesischen Kultur. Geboren als Yao Chonghua (姚重華), war er auch als Youyu shi (有虞氏) bekannt. Shun war der Überlieferung nach… …

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  • 19 shun — fu·shun; shun; shun·less; un·shun·na·ble; shun·pik·er; shun·pik·ing; …

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  • 20 Shun — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Shun désigne : Shun, l un des cinq principaux Chevaliers de bronze des Chevaliers du Zodiaque. L Empereur Shun, souverain mythique de l antiquité… …

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