To oppose, hinder, or prevent, as if by an effectual command.
To hinder or prevent
To prevent or hinder normal sales in (a market), as by buying up merchandise.
To keep from happening; avert:
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To prevent; preclude:
To bar or hinder the progress of; obstruct or delay
To keep back; restrain; get in the way of; prevent; stop
To stop; end
To exclude or shut out; bar.
To grapple; to engage in close combat.
To obstruct by means of a bar or bars; shut off; close
(Archaic) To keep watch over; guard; protect
To do away with or prevent by effective measures
To afford opportunity; allow:
The definition of allow means to permit or to give permission.
To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
To keep under control
Find another word for precluding. In this page you can discover 22 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for precluding, like: forbidding, foreclosing, forestalling, preventing, stopping, prohibiting, inhibiting, impeding, hindering, excluding and discontinuing.