Thesaurus > Related Words: foreclose

  Words related to foreclose

Related / Similar Words: prevent, forestall, preclude, forbid

 

Definition:
  • subject to foreclosing procedures; take away the right of mortgagors to redeem their mortgage;
  • keep from happening or arising; have the effect of preventing; "My sense of tact forbids an honest answer";

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    Hyponyms: save, make unnecessary, debar, obviate, deflect, avert, head off, stave off, fend off, avoid, ward off, obstruct, blockade, block, hinder, stymie, stymy, embarrass, thwart, queer, spoil, scotch, foil, cross, frustrate, baffle, bilk, stop, halt, kibosh

     

    Derivational Morphology: foreclosure, obviation, forestalling, preclusion

     

    Anagrams: forceless

     

     
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