Avoid bad habits but learn new words
Mnemonic - escape chewing tobacco and avoid it by habit
Word - eschew
a) avoid by habit
b) deliberately leave or shun
Part of Speech - verb
Synonyms - forgo, abandon, refrain
Antonyms - like, embrace
1 He decided to eschew his violent life after he fell in love.
2 She decided to eschew her comfortable life in America and work for the poor children in Africa.
1 Some readers are eschewing traditional printed books in favor of digital editions.
2 Eschewing your SUV's for a more environment friendly car may be your minor contribution for the welfare of the world.
1 Public domain work means that the author of the work has eschewed his rights for it.
2 Tom eschewed his habit of smoking after the warning from the doctor.