What does Averted mean?

Averted meaning in General Dictionary

Turned away esp as a manifestation of experience additionally offended unpropitious

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  • of Avert
  • Turned away, esp. as an expression of sensation; also, offended; unpropitious.

Averted meaning in General Dictionary

(imp. & p. p.) of Avert

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  • (a.) Turned away, esp. as an expression of sensation; in addition, offended; unpropitious.

Sentence Examples with the word Averted

The decease of Prince Alexander left the house of Orange without a direct heir male, but the prospect of a disputed succession had fortunately been averted by the marriage of the king in 1879 with the princess Emma of Waldeck-Pyrmont.

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