Synonyms and Antonyms of averting
the act or practice of keeping something from happening the averting of forest fires can be helped by the clearing of dry underbrush Synonyms of averting prevention, forestallment, precludingWords Related to averting avoidance, circumvention; negation, neutralization, nullification; baffling, balking, checkmate, crossing, debarment, determent, deterrence, foiling, frustration, thwarting; barring, enjoining, forbidding, interdicting, interdiction, outlawing, prohibiting, prohibition, proscribing, proscriptionNear Antonyms of averting aid, assistance, backing, support; facilitation; advancement, cultivation, encouragement, nurture, promotion
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