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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To keep from happening.

Usage examples (38)
  • You cannot prevent and prepare for war at the same time.
  • We must prevent the cancer from spreading
  • So the best way to prevent is to stop people from feeding them with bread, chips and other stuff.
  • The easiest poverty to prevent is poverty that is close by. for more
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