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forestall
used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

2 uses
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Definition
to prevent something by taking action
  • He disliked dogs, but this animal moved in a way that forestalled these feelings.
    Part 1 (94% in)
  • This has been forestalled and obscured until now, but nevertheless must be known.
    Part 1 (95% in)

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