Personal Dictionary Word # 18: eschew

Source Sentence: The film features a fictional ski community who eschew fast chairlifts and expensive mountain restaurants for a purer, gentler life in harmony with the mountain.

Source: http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2013/nov/15/ski-cooperatives-canada-shames-mountains

Definition:  avoid and stay away from deliberately;

stay clear of

Chinese: 1. 避开,回避(有害的或厌恶的人或事物);避免(某种行为、食物等):

                   2. [废语]逃掉,逃跑

Synonym:escape , shum

Personal Sentence: we should eschew any decisions when we are not clam.

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