Spanish Dictionary

Translation of evitar

evitar      to prevent     
evitar      to avoid     
evitar     to bypass    

Pronunciation of evitar    

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Sample sentences:
Los trenes tienen topes para evitar que los vagones choquen entre sí.

Trains have buffers to prevent the wagons from crashing into each other.
El discurso del presidente me resultó eterno; no pude evitar el mirar el reloj cada 30 segundos. The president's speech seemed eternal; I couldn't help but glance at my watch every 30 seconds.
Necesitamos repelente contra mosquitos para evitar sus picaduras. We need repellent against mosquitoes to prevent their bites.
rodear; evitar avoid; surround
evitar avoid

The image seems so peaceful, calm and untouched. On the contrary, the topic is about death, brutality and the confrontation (the fight) between strong and week, between the spide and the moth.
It is a thought that someone may have if he does not know anything about another group of individuals. He hears many stereotypes and blindly creates his own images in which he strongly believes.
The following day we took a boat trip to see the Los Glaciares National Park, where many glaciers formed hugh lakes. Many ice bergs were floating in these lakes and some of them had bizarre light blue colors.
Most common translations: estofar    espuela    escénico    erróneo    ensordecer    endoso    emperador    elefante    dureza    doceavo   

Spanish VerbsPresentPast IIIFuture
Conjugation of evitar
evito  evitas  evita  evitamos  evitáis  evitan  evitaba  evitabas  evitaba  evitábamos  evitabais  evitaban  evité  evitaste  evitó  evitamos  evitasteis  evitaron  evitaré  evitarás  evitará  evitaremos  evitaréis  evitarán 
English Verbs    
Conjugation of avoid   [ avoided, avoided ]
Conjugation of prevent   [ prevented, prevented ]