Prevent - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 07/08/2020

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Prevent.

5 letter answer(s) to prevent

AVERT
  1. turn away or aside; "They averted their eyes when the King entered"
  2. prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening; "Let's avoid a confrontation"; "head off a confrontation"; "avert a strike"
  3. WARD OFF
DEBAR
  1. prevent from entering; keep out; "He was barred from membership in the club"
  2. prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening; "Let's avoid a confrontation"; "head off a confrontation"; "avert a strike"
  3. bar temporarily; from school, office, etc.
DETER
  1. turn away from by persuasion; "Negative campaigning will only dissuade people"
  2. try to prevent; show opposition to; "We should discourage this practice among our youth"
ESTOP
  1. To impede or bar by estoppel.

3 letter answer(s) to prevent

BAR
  1. prevent from entering; keep out; "He was barred from membership in the club"
  2. secure with, or as if with, bars; "He barred the door"
  3. the act of preventing; "there was no bar against leaving"; "money was allocated to study the cause and prevention of influenza"
  4. a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon; "there were bars in the windows to prevent escape"
  5. expel, as if by official decree; "he was banished from his own country"
  6. an obstruction (usually metal) placed at the top of a goal; "it was an excellent kick but the ball hit the bar"
  7. a counter where you can obtain food or drink; "he bought a hot dog and a coke at the bar"
  8. (law) a railing that encloses the part of the courtroom where the judges and lawyers sit and the case is tried; "spectators were not allowed past the bar"
  9. a heating element in an electric fire; "an electric fire with three bars"
  10. a

6 letter answer(s) to prevent

KIBOSH
  1. put an end to; dispose of decisively. "he put the kibosh on the deal"

7 letter answer(s) to prevent

RULEOUT

4 letter answer(s) to prevent

STOP
  1. a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations;
  2. a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it;
  3. the event of something ending;
  4. a spot where something halts or pauses;
  5. have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical;
  6. the state of inactivity following an interruption;
  7. a brief stay in the course of a journey;
  8. the act of stopping something;
  9. stop and wait, as if awaiting further instructions or developments;
  10. an obstruction in a pipe or tube;
  11. a restraint that checks the motion of something;
  12. a mechanical device in a camera that controls size of aperture of the lens;
  13. (music) a knob on an organ that is pulled to change the sound quality from the organ pipes;

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"Cheers" setting
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"Cut that out!"
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"Uncle!"
*Sign ... organ ... teleg
A full one should give you a capital start
Animals eating dirt ultimately put off
Axle, e.g.
Baked bread hamper
Bar
Bar at the bar
Bar in court
Bar legally
Bar raising large sum of money
Bar refuses to provide bottles
Bar, at the bar
Bar, by law
Bar, in law
Block
Block in path, so bikers turned back
Block legally
Block series of TGVs to Paris
Blockage in colon, say
Blow a high note: put in valve
Break
Break pots?
Call it a day
Cautious advice
Cease
Cease and desist
Cease sports training over problems at outset
Cease work below street
Check
Check temperature inside animal
Cleaner to hearten lady? Quite the opposite
Clog (up)
Cocktail lounge
Come to a halt
Come to an end
Common setting for a joke
Conclude a minimal amount of settlement's best
Conclude corporations must be on the rise
Cop's cry
Crosspiece
Cry after the sound of a
Cry from a tickled person
Declare time to head off
Deflect
Depot
Desist
Desist from temper tantrum right away
Detour
Direction at many a corne
Discontinue
Discourage
Discourage from acting
Dismiss the possibility of rugby stars attending do
Dissuade
Don't go on
Drinker's place
Drinking-place
Drunk topes in bar
Eliminate
End sinks after rising
End street work
End with successful snooker shots brought up
European trophies over bar
Except
Exclude
Exclude - bread
Exclude as a possibility
Exclude being served by rude baristas
Exclude, prohibit
Excluding a measure of pressure
Fend off
Finish stone work
Forestall
Forfend
Freeze
Frighten off
Grill's partner
Halt
Head off
Head off alien, green head off!
Head off as an animal doctor, crossing river
Head off state torture's introduction
High jump equipment
High jump need
High-jump need
High-jumper's hurdle
Hinder
Hinder, legally
Hold off
Howl - American singer flipped over note
Impede
Impede legally
Ingot
Inhibit
Intersection sign
Intimidate
Intimidate crime writer, blowing kiss
It can precede the starts
It may be sandy or candy
It's jumped in a high jum
It's moved in limbo
Jet set romps regularly in bar
Judging by their names, w
Keep (from)
Keep from happening
Keep off a green
Keep out
Kind of exam
Kind of graph
Knock beers back near the rear of the Lawyer's Bar
Knock off
Lawyer's hurdle
Leave off
Legal profession
Legal profession's drinking den
Legally prevent
Lie to, in nautical lingo
Limbo requisite
Local block
Local restriction
Manhattan's place
Market order
Mars or Milky Way
Metro map feature
Mixologist's workplace
Morse writer denied vote is put off
Nonplus
Obey a red light
Obstacle
Organ knob
Organ part
Organ piece
Pack up trophies in retirement
Parry
Place for a cold one
Place for a gimlet or scr
Place for many belts
Place selling drinks in Prohibition
Place to get a screwdrive
Plug terminals of users straight into desktop
Point endlessly made in pub
Point on a bus map
Preclude
Prevent a former soldier keeping rifle, at first
Prevent a Green appearing in Strasbourg?
Prevent beaver trashing boxes
Prevent containers turning over
Prevent date tree getting chopped
Prevent from acting
Prevent gent leaving cleaning fluid
Prevent legally
Prevent post getting broken
Prevent promotion being undated
Prevent scriptures turning up, in a strange sense
Prevent second murder
Prevent through intimidat
Prevent, as disaster
Prevent, legally
Prohibit
Pub
Pub room; sandbank
Pull over
Pull the plug on
Pull up
Put a damper on
Put an end to bookish loony dropping round
Put off
Put off by cleaning product, chap leaves
Put off by film featuring bloody revolutionary? Just the opposite
Put off detective writer, but not getting cross
Put off for ever
Put off, discourage
Put paid to king, moving bishop not pawn
Quash
Quit
R&A plot to overturn ban
Rail in pub
Rare site during Prohibit
Red light directive
Red, to a motorist
Reef
Reject bad route going round centre of Hull
Respond to seeing red?
Restrain through intimida
Rule out
Saloon
Sandbank; prohibit
Save British Gas!
Save the Dog and Duck, for example?
Scare off
Second best stall
See red?
Seeker of reduced fare, not one to get put off
Setting for many a joke
Setting for many jokes
Setting of many jokes
Short cutting remark in pub
Shut out
Sign on the corner
Slot machine symbol
Sot's spot
Special offer giving no extra income for pub
Squelch
Station
Stave off
Stop child wiping bottom on bunk
Stop, perhaps
Stopper of things
Stopper, informally
Street sign
Support
Take off Somerset's first spinner
Tavern
Telegram punctuation
Tender place?
Tender spot?
Terminate Sierra, Romeo, Quebec, Papa?
Three Musketeers unit
Thwart
Thwart in court
Ticklee's cry
Time inside does maybe discourage
Tollbooth part
Train station
Turn aside
Turn aside to maintain temperature
Turn away
Turn away from state capital of Texas
Turn away if vicar gyrates in centre of Bath
Unwelcome end, with "the"
Ward off
Watering hole
What a high jumper jumps
What red means
What snooker player does the wrong way round in bar
Where Orvieto can be foun
Where spirits are located
Where to see a round of s
With the exception of
Word before "You're killi
Word defined by 17-, 25-,
Word in an octagon
Word with toll or roll
Writing in a box
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