Synonyms and Antonyms of preventative
concerned with or serving to keep something from happening the department in charge of taking preventative measures against international terrorism Synonyms precautionary, preventive, prophylacticRelated Words deterrent, deterring; negating, neutralizing, nullifying; baffling, balking, foiling, frustrating, thwarting; blocking, hampering, hindering, impeding, retardant, stallingNear Antonyms abetting, aiding, assisting; easing, facilitating, smoothing; encouraging, forwarding, fostering, furthering, nurturing, promoting
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