Part of speech:
To be able to last through
To cease subscribing to (a publication).
Broken by interruption; not continuous
(of a nose) blocked
To stop; check.
To cease or discontinue:
To put an end to; stop; cease
To arrive at or attain the end of:
To fasten with or as with a bar
To create a blockade against.
(Sports) To block an opponent
To close off or block with a barricade.
(Football) To catch (a pass) as an interception
To be capable of holding:
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To fail to fulfill; cancel:
To keep in check; restrain:
To lie in wait for and attack; ambush
The definition of thwart is to hinder or stop something from happening.
To cease for a period; delay.
To end, prohibit, or keep something from being known, heard, discussed, or seen.
To stop or check; esp., to dam up (a river, etc.), or to stop or check as if by damming up
To bar or hinder the progress of; obstruct or delay
To hinder is defined as to restrain or hold something back.
To keep oneself from doing something; hold back; refrain:
To detain is defined as to keep someone somewhere or cause someone to be unable to proceed.
To dishearten or dispirit:
To keep back or confine by or as by a dam
To lead (a dog being walked) to the curb or some other place where it may pass its waste matter
(Baseball) To modify (a bat) by drilling a hole in the large end and filling it with cork or rubber: this practice is believed to give the batter an unfair advantage and is illegal
To come to a close; end; finish
To end or suspend operations
To fill with obstructions or with thick, sticky matter; stop up; jam
The definition of circumvent means to get around or surround someone or something.
To hold (a bat, golf club, etc.) away from the end of the handle and closer toward the middle
To move a piece placing (an opponent's king) under threat of being taken on the next move with no way of escape or defense possible.
To state, or estimate, approximately or loosely; to characterize without strict regard to fact.
To slow down or stop with or as with a brake
To see, look upon, or gaze at:
To serve as the end person for (a tug-of-war team)
To close a session or meeting for a time
To approach and speak to; greet first, before being greeted, esp. in an intrusive way
To assign to or place in a station; post
Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832)
To live somewhere temporarily, as on a visit; stay for a while
To end, limit, or restrain, as by intimidation or other action:
(Physics) To present an opposing force to; push back or away from by a force:
To prohibit is to forbid someone from doing something or to prevent something from being done.
(Obs.) To act in anticipation of (an event or a fixed time)
Preclude is defined as to prevent something from happening or to prevent someone from doing something.
(Gram.) To put at or near the end of the sentence
To fill (a hole) tightly with or as if with a plug; stop up.
To pause is defined as to stop for a brief period of time.
To close, shut, or block (a passage)
To block or stop up (a passage) with obstacles or impediments; dam; clog
To surrender is defined as to give up control of something or to give something up to another.
To leave one's country because of disapproval of its political policies and settle in another that opposes such policies
To come to an end; stop or expire
To end (a dispute)
To hold back; keep oneself (from doing something); forbear
Relinquish is defined as to let go of or surrender something.
To turn away (one's gaze, for example).
To stop the movement or progress of:
To go to see in order to aid or console:
To visit for consultation:
(Football) To kick the ball
To refrain from exacting or enforcing.
To withdraw one's support or help from, especially in spite of duty, allegiance, or responsibility; desert:
To impede movement or use of:
To move slowly or aimlessly; loaf
To fill to excess; overcrowd
To become full
To let do, happen, etc.; permit; let
Expedite is defined as to make something happen more quickly.
Encourage is defined as to give someone hope, confidence or support.
To go forward; move ahead
To start doing, acting, going, etc.; get under way
(Intransitive) To go on stubbornly or resolutely.
To go on again after an interruption; resume
To begin; start; originate
To move, pass, or go forward or onward; to advance; to continue or renew motion begun.
Seek is defined as to search or look for something.
To deter is defined as to keep someone from completing an action by giving them fear or doubt.
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