Part of speech:
To keep from yielding to, being affected by, or enjoying
To prevent the starting, advent, etc. of; preclude
To say or do (something) in reply, defense, or retaliation
To do better than (another) in a competition or battle; win victory over; beat:
To keep from being successful; thwart; frustrate
To place in front of, or over against; to set opposite; to exhibit.
To bar or hinder the progress of; obstruct or delay
(Sports) To block an opponent
To get in the way of so as to hide from sight.
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
In an advanced position or a configuration registering a future time:
(Archaic) To stand (at a place) or to (an opinion), to attend a theatrical performance.
a crosspiece spreading the gunnels of a boat; used as a seat in a rowboat
To spoil the smooth operation or success of
To block a wheel or other round object.
Bilk is defined as to swindle or get out of paying.
Prevent is defined as to stop something from happening.
To provide assistance, support, or relief to:
To confuse so as to keep from understanding or solving; puzzle; confound
(Archaic) To miss or let slip by
To hinder or obstruct as with a stymie
(--- Archaic) To cause to feel embarrassment.
To confine, restrain, or shackle
To go against; oppose; conflict with; violate
Curb is defined as to control or hold back.
To prevent the free movement, action, or progress of:
To outwit is to beat someone or defeat them because you are smarter or more clever.
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To bring into contact, causing electrical interference
To go about making political speeches.
The definition of transverse is to go from side to side or to extend across something.
Designating or of drapes (and the rods and hooks for them) usually hung in pairs that can be drawn together or apart by pulling a cord at the side
To let do or happen; permit:
Occupying or restricted to the same level in a hierarchy:
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