Usage examples for Averted

  1. The Roman looked after her, and as she passed by Hadrian's statue, and, as she did so, dropped her head rather lower than before, he roughly ordered her to stop and to tell him why she had averted her face from the statue of Caesar. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. The stewardess looked quickly at Mrs. Turner, and averted her eyes. – The After House by Mary Roberts Rinehart