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avert
used in Cinder

2 uses
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Definition
prevent from happening

or:

turn away or aside — often to turn your eyes away from something
  • Sybil stepped forward, eyes respectfully averted from Queen Levana.
    p. 185.1
  • Cinder looked away, keeping her eyes averted and her breath held as she slid past them into the warehouse.
    p. 258.5

There are no more uses of "avert" in Cinder.

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