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Synonyms for prevention
prɪˈvɛn ʃənpre·ven·tion

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  1. prevention

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

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

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  1. prevention

    Synonyms:
    obstruction, stoppage, interruption, hinderance

    Antonyms:
    help, aid, succor, acceleration

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  1. prevention, barnoun

    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

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  1. preventionnoun

    Synonyms:
    obstruction, stoppage, hinderance, interruption

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  1. preventionnoun

    Synonyms:
    obstruction, thwarting, interruption, hindrance, preclusion, obviation, interception

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How to use prevention in a sentence?

  1. Deputy Beijing Mayor Zhang Jiandong:

    We insist on prioritizing public health and safety, and coordinate the torch relay with pandemic control and prevention requirements.

  2. Doug Duceylifted:

    Wefollowedall CDC [ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ] guidelines in trying to make the best decisions possible for the residents of Arizona.

  3. Yutaka Motohashi:

    Basically, everybody is part of community suicide prevention. It's everybody's business.

  4. Rosa Espana:

    Until there's a good cancer prevention campaign focused on the Guna, or a dermatology center there, the problem is going to keep getting worse for the Guna albinos.

  5. Brandon Scott:

    What was the most beneficial and caused the most hope for me is having a president that understands we have to start investing in community-based leaders who run a violence intervention and prevention program.


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