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British English: /prɪˈvɛnt/
American English: /prəˈvɛnt/

Translation of prevent in Italian:

transitive verb

  • prevenire (illness)
    evitare (conflict, disaster, damage, fire, violence)
    ostacolare (marriage)
    to prevent the outbreak of war, the introduction of reform
    evitare lo scoppio della guerra, l'introduzione di una riforma
    to prevent somebody, something from doing
    impedire a qualcuno, qualcosa di fare
    to prevent somebody, something from being criticized
    impedire che qualcuno, qualcosa venga criticato
    to prevent somebody's death
    evitare la morte di qualcuno

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