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thwart
used in Atlas Shrugged

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to prevent something
  • "They ...." she said, and he heard the faint trembling of her voice, which was love and pain and indignation, "they've said for years that he rose by thwarting the ability of others, by leaving them no chance, and that .... that human incompetence was to his selfish interest...... But he .... it wasn't obedience that he required of people."
    2.10 Part 2 Chapter 10 — The Sign of the Dollar (59% in)

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