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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: prevent(0.01319 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to prevent.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: keep from happening or arising; have the effect of
preventing; “My sense of tact forbids an honest answer”
[syn: forestall, foreclose, preclude, forbid]
2: prevent 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” [syn: keep] [ant: let]
English → English (gcide)
Prevent \Pre*vent"\, v. i.
To come before the usual time. [Obs.]
Strawberries . . . will prevent and come early.
Prevent \Pre*vent"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Prevented; p. pr. &
vb. n. Preventing.] [L. praevenire, praeventum; prae before
+ venire to come. See Come.]
1. To go before; to precede; hence, to go before as a guide;
to direct. [Obs.]
We which are alive and remain unto the coming of the
Lord shall not prevent them which are asleep. --1
Thess. iv. 15.
We pray thee that thy grace may always prevent and
follow us. --Bk. of
Then had I come, preventing Sheba's queen. --Prior.
2. To be beforehand with; to anticipate. [Obs.]
Their ready guilt preventing thy commands. --Pope.
3. To intercept; to hinder; to frustrate; to stop; to thwart.
“This vile purpose to prevent.” --Shak.
Perhaps forestalling night prevented them. --Milton.