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Verb
Present participle for to frustrate or prevent (someone) from achieving an aim
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“His direct action and cool nerves foil the robbery in suitably dramatic fashion.”
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Present participle for to cause the downfall or ruin of
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Present participle for to prevent or protect (something) from being destroyed
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Present participle for to give force or effect toward
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Present participle for to be victorious over
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Present participle for to deliberately hurt, annoy, or offend (someone)
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Present participle for to coat with a (typically metallic) layer
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Present participle for to cheat, deceive or defraud someone for personal gain
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Present participle for to evade or escape from someone or something, especially by using cunning or skill
Noun
The prevention of the progress, success, or fulfillment of something
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The action of inhibiting a process
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Noun
The action of driving back an attack or of being driven back
Adjective
Used or intended to defend or protect
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