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forestall
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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Definition to prevent something by taking action
  • But Saruman has long studied the arts of the Enemy himself, and thus we have often been able to forestall him.
    2.2 -- Book 2 Chapter 2 -- The Council of Elrond (57% in)

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