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take wind out of

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Synonyms for take wind out of

verb stop, hinder
  • circumvent
  • counter
  • curb
  • defeat
  • foil
  • frustrate
  • impede
  • obstruct
  • oppose
  • prevent
  • stymie
  • baffle
  • balk
  • beat
  • bilk
  • check
  • confuse
  • crab
  • cramp
  • crimp
  • cross
  • dash
  • disappoint
  • ditch
  • dodge
  • duck
  • match
  • outwit
  • pit
  • queer
  • restrain
  • ruin
  • scotch
  • skin
  • snafu
  • trammel
  • upset
  • double-cross
  • foul up
  • give the slip
  • hold up
  • louse up
  • play off
  • take down
  • take wind out of
  • upset one's apple cart

Antonyms for take wind out of

  • abet
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • encourage
  • facilitate
  • help
  • support
  • clear up
  • delight
  • enlighten
  • explain
  • face
  • free
  • let go
  • liberate
  • lose
  • make happy
  • meet
  • order
  • please
  • release
  • separate
  • straighten
  • forward
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to take wind out of

thwart

verb. stop, hinder

thwarted

verb. stop, hinder

thwarting

verb. stop, hinder

thwarts

verb. stop, hinder
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.