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causes setback

  • as indefeat
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Synonyms for causes setback

verb frustrate
  • blank
  • outwit
  • thwart
  • baffle
  • balk
  • block
  • bury
  • checkmate
  • circumvent
  • confound
  • contravene
  • cook
  • counterplot
  • cross
  • disappoint
  • discomfit
  • disconcert
  • disprove
  • foil
  • invalidate
  • neutralize
  • nonplus
  • nullify
  • overturn
  • puzzle
  • quell
  • reduce
  • refute
  • ruin
  • scuttle
  • shave
  • shellac
  • skunk
  • spoil
  • squash
  • stump
  • subdue
  • subjugate
  • surmount
  • undo
  • victimize
  • beat down
  • beat the system
  • cast down
  • cause setback
  • edge out
  • nose out
  • put end to
  • take wind out of sails
  • throw for loop

Antonyms for causes setback

  • abet
  • aid
  • allow
  • approve
  • assist
  • clarify
  • clear up
  • endorse
  • enlighten
  • explain
  • grow
  • help
  • open
  • permit
  • prove
  • support
  • surrender
  • validate
  • win
  • yield
  • encourage
  • give up
  • inspirit
  • lose
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.