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militate

Synonyms of militate in English:

verb

  • 1 his resentment of others in the company militates against his own chances for advancement
    tend to prevent, work against, hinder, discourage, prejudice, be detrimental to
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    Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
    adjective
    not harmful or offensive