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Synonyms for prevents

verb keep from happening or continuing

Antonyms for prevents

  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • approve
  • assist
  • continue
  • encourage
  • facilitate
  • forward
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • open
  • permit
  • promote
  • push
  • release
  • support
  • abet
  • heat
  • liberate
  • warm
  • cause
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More words related to prevents

dead end

verb. frustrate, hinder
  • bar
  • block
  • impede
  • obstruct
  • prevent
  • prohibit
  • stymie
  • thwart
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.