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foiled

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  1. defeated, disappointed, discomfited, foiled, frustrated, thwartedadjective

    disappointingly unsuccessful

    "disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions"; "their foiled attempt to capture Calais"; "many frustrated poets end as pipe-smoking teachers"; "his best efforts were thwarted"

    Synonyms:
    thwarted, disappointed, discomfited, frustrated, defeated

    Antonyms:
    successful

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How to use foiled in a sentence?

  1. Mehmet Salih Takil:

    This is what the West fears. All plots of the Zionists, the freemasons, and the children of evil against Turkey will be foiled.

  2. President Mahamadou Issoufou:

    The government has just foiled an evil attempt at detribalization. The objective of these individuals, motivated by I don't know what, was to overthrow the democratically elected power, they envisaged using aerial firepower and they have for some weeks deliberately blocked (those military assets) in Niamey that I was pressing them to send to Diffa to the front for the struggle against Boko Haram.

  3. Abu Musab:

    They were masked and spoke foreign languages which our fighters could not understand, we do not know who they were but we foiled them.

  4. Mark Rowley:

    You see a terrorist group that has big ambitions for enormous and spectacular attacks, not just the types that we've seen foiled to date.

  5. Rafi Cohen:

    We foiled a car bomb attack, we have no doubt the woman terrorist who drove the vehicle intended to reach Jerusalem.


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