Preclude is defined as to prevent something from happening or to prevent someone from doing something.
To delay, hinder, or prevent (someone) from doing something by taking action beforehand.
(Sports) To block an opponent
To hinder is defined as to restrain or hold something back.
To keep (a person or thing) from doing something; impede:
To hold back or keep in check; control:
To keep from happening; prevent:
To refrain from (doing something):
The definition of circumvent means to get around or surround someone or something.
To move or twist quickly aside; shift suddenly, as to avoid a blow
To interfere is defined as to create an obstacle or get involved in other peoples' business.
(Intransitive) To occur, fall, or come between, points of time, or events; as, an instant intervened between the flash and the report; nothing intervened (i.e. between the intention and the execution) to prevent the undertaking.
To give opportunity or possibility
(Dial.) To think; give as one's opinion
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
To exclude or shut out; bar.
do away with
To get rid of; remove:
To require something to be brought about.
Find another word for obviate. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for obviate, like: forfend, preclude, forestall, block, hinder, prevent, restrain, avert, avoid, circumvent and dodge.