What are some opposite words for prevention?

Antonyms for prevention
prɪˈvɛn ʃən

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term prevention.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. prevention, bar(noun)

    the act of preventing

    "there was no bar against leaving"; "money was allocated to study the cause and prevention of influenza"

    Synonyms:
    measure, taproom, stripe, bar, streak, legal community, legal profession, saloon, cake, ginmill, barroom

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prevention

    Antonyms:
    allowance, authority, authorization, consent, leave, liberty, license, permission, permit

    Synonyms:
    denial, hindrance, objection, opposition, prohibition, refusal, resistance

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. prevention

    Antonyms:
    help, aid, succor, acceleration

    Synonyms:
    obstruction, stoppage, interruption, hinderance

How to use prevention in a sentence?

  1. Henry de Bracton:

    An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

  2. Misaki Tanaka:

    ' Bosai' means' disaster prevention' in Japanese.

  3. Stephanie Cinque:

    Jeremy made huge strides in brain health and suicide prevention.

  4. Sarah Fischer:

    Sexual assault prevention is not just for victims, but for everyone.

  5. Jeanine Motsay:

    I think education is key to prevention, i mean that's where it starts.

How to pronounce prevention?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say prevention in sign language?

  1. prevention

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#76help
#937license
#1129leave
#1431authority
#1652aid
#2024permission
#2775prevention
#2955permit
#3569consent
#4169liberty
#6088authorization
#8756allowance
#11391acceleration
#109404succor

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