Synonyms of thwart in English:



  • the move was intended to thwart peace negotiations
    foil, frustrate, baulk, stand in the way of, forestall; scotch, derail, smash, dash; stop, check, block, prevent, defeat, impede, obstruct, snooker, oppose, hinder, hamper; upset the apple cart, spike someone's guns
    British informal scupper, put the mockers on, nobble, queer someone's pitch
    Australian/New Zealand & Irish vulgar slang root
    archaic traverse
    [Antonyms] assist facilitate
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    Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
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