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thwart
used in The Merchant of Venice

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Definition
to prevent something
  • He hath disgrac'd me and hind'red me half a million; laugh'd at my losses, mock'd at my gains, scorned my nation, thwarted my bargains, cooled my friends, heated mine enemies.
    3.1 — Act 3 Scene 1 — Venice. A street (42% in)

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