Definition of Forestall

Forestall v. t. means: To take possession of, in advance of some one or something else, to the exclusion or detriment of the latter; to get ahead of; to preoccupy; also, to exclude, hinder, or prevent, by prior occupation, or by measures taken in advance.

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Forestall v. t. means: To take possession of, in advance of some one or something else, to the exclusion or detriment of the latter; to get ahead of; to preoccupy; also, to exclude, hinder, or prevent, by prior occupation, or by measures taken in advance.

Meaning of Forestall

Forestall (v. t.) means: To take possession of, in advance of some one or something else, to the exclusion or detriment of the latter; to get ahead of; to preoccupy; also, to exclude, hinder, or prevent, by prior occupation, or by measures taken in advance.

More meanings / definitions of Forestall or words, sentences containing Forestall?

Forestalled (imp. & p. p.): of Forestall

Forestalling (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Forestall

Forestall (v. t.): To deprive; -- with of.

Forstall (v. t.): To forestall.

Forestall (v. t.): To take beforehand, or in advance; to anticipate.

Stall (v. t.): To forestall; to anticipitate. Having

Interlope (v. i.): To run between parties and intercept without right the advantage that one should gain from the other; to traffic without a proper license; to intrude; to forestall others; to intermeddle.

Forestall (v. t.): To obstruct or stop up, as a way; to stop the passage of on highway; to intercept on the road, as goods on the way to market.

Forestall (v. t.): To take possession of, in advance of some one or something else, to the exclusion or detriment of the latter; to get ahead of; to preoccupy; also, to exclude, hinder, or prevent, by prior occupation, or by measures taken in advance.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Forestall

Meaning of Forestalled

Forestalled means: of Forestall

Meaning of Forestalling

Forestalling means: of Forestall

Meaning of Forestall

Forestall means: To deprive; -- with of.

Meaning of Forstall

Forstall means: To forestall.

Meaning of Forestall

Forestall means: To take beforehand, or in advance; to anticipate.

Meaning of Stall

Stall means: To forestall; to anticipitate. Having

Meaning of Interlope

Interlope means: To run between parties and intercept without right the advantage that one should gain from the other; to traffic without a proper license; to intrude; to forestall others; to intermeddle.

Meaning of Forestall

Forestall means: To obstruct or stop up, as a way; to stop the passage of on highway; to intercept on the road, as goods on the way to market.

Meaning of Forestall

Forestall means: To take possession of, in advance of some one or something else, to the exclusion or detriment of the latter; to get ahead of; to preoccupy; also, to exclude, hinder, or prevent, by prior occupation, or by measures taken in advance.

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