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PREVENT

'PREVENT' is a 7 letter word starting with P and ending with T
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Crossword clues for 'PREVENT'

ClueAnswer
Keep from happening (7)PREVENT

Synonyms, crossword answers and other words for PREVENT

3 letter
words

BAN - BAR - DAM

4 letter
words

BALK - CURB - DENY - DUCK - FEND - FOIL - HEAD - HELP - KEEP - SAVE - SLOW - STAY - STOP - TURN - VETO - WARD

5 letter
words

ABORT - AVERT - AVOID - BLOCK - CHECK - DAUNT - DEBAR - DELAY - DETER - ESTOP - REPEL - TABOO

6 letter
words

ARREST - BAFFLE - DEFEND - ENJOIN - FORBID - HAMPER - HINDER - IMPEDE - OPPOSE - OUTLAW - REFUSE - REJECT - RESIST - RETARD - STANCH - STIFLE - THWART

7 letter
words

CONTROL - DEFLECT - EMBARGO - EXCLUDE - FEND OFF - INHIBIT - KEEP OFF - OBVIATE - PREVENT - REPRESS - RULE OUT - SAY NO TO - SHUT OUT - WARD OFF

8 letter
words

DISALLOW - KEEP FROM - MILITATE - MITIGATE - OBSTRUCT - PRECLUDE - PROHIBIT - RESTRAIN - STAVE OFF - SUPPRESS

9 letter
words

FORECLOSE - FORESTALL - FRUSTRATE - INTERCEPT - INTERDICT - INTERRUPT - PROSCRIBE - TURN ASIDE

10 letter
words

ANTICIPATE - DISCOURAGE - DISHEARTEN

11 letter
words

EXCLUDE FROM

Definition of prevent

  • stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state; "We must prevent the cancer from spreading"; "His snoring kept me from falling asleep"; "Keep the child from eating the marbles"
  • keep from happening or arising; make impossible; "My sense of tact forbids an honest answer"; "Your role in the projects precludes your involvement in the competitive project"

We couldn't find any anagrams of prevent

Words that include part of 'prevent' in the definition



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