Sentence Examples with the word eschew

After the abolition of the States of the Church, he was treated by the French as a state prisoner, and lived for some years at the abbey of Monticelli, solacing himself with music and with bird-shooting, pastimes which he did not eschew even after his election as pope.

This world being the work of Satan, the perfect must eschew any and every excess of its pleasure.

To note such chapters and places as contain matters of genealogies, or other such places not edifying, with some strike or note, that the reader may eschew them in his public reading.

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In fine, they eschew theories and confine themselves to visible facts.