\ ə̇ˈvīt, ēˈ-, -vēt \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of evite

archaic
: shun, avoid I have evited striking you … under muckle provocation— Sir Walter Scott

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History and Etymology for evite

Middle French or Latin; Middle French eviter, from Latin evitare, from e- + vitare to shun

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“Evite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/evite. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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