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Another word for forestall

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Verb
  1. To prohibit from occurring by advance planning or action

    See also:

    allow

Another word for forestall

Verb
  1. To hinder

      1. To oppose and defeat the efforts, plans, or ambitions of (someone).
      2. To hinder, obstruct, frustrate, or defeat (a person, plans, etc.)
      3. To prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of:
      1. To keep from happening; avert:
      2. To anticipate (a need, objection, etc.)
      3. To keep (a person or thing) from doing something; impede:
      1. To turn away:
      2. To turn away
      3. To keep from happening; prevent:
    See also:

    hinder

    prevent