Prevent

Updated: 1 July 2017

We found 24 answers for the crossword clue Prevent. We last saw this clue in LA Times Crossword on 28 July 2017, where the answer was 'DETER'.

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Prevent crossword24 Crossword Answers

3
letters
BAR
4
letters
deny
balk
veto
FOIL
keep
STOP
5
letters
DEBAR
AVERT
ESTOP
avoid
DETER
6
letters
thwart
kibosh
forbid
HINDER
7
letters
RULEOUT
WARDOFF
obviate
inhibit
8
letters
preclude
restrain
9
letters
forestall
foreclose

Definitions for "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"

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