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Synonyms for forefend
fɔrˈfɛnd, foʊr-

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. forefend

    Synonyms:
    stave, obviate, prevent

    Antonyms:
    rectify, mend, cure, redress, remedy

Princeton's WordNet

  1. debar, forefend, forfend, obviate, deflect, avert, head off, stave off, fend off, avoid, ward off(verb)

    prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening

    "Let's avoid a confrontation"; "head off a confrontation"; "avert a strike"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. forefend(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    [Rare.] avert, prevent, hinder, forbid, ward off, keep off

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