Meaning of Forestall



English: Forestall
Bangla: কিছু আগে করা
Hindi: पहिले से ग्रहण करना, अनुमान करना
Type: Verb / ক্রিয়া / क्रिया
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

to prevent, hinder, or thwart by action in advance: to forestall a riot by deploying police.

Definition: 2

to act beforehand with or get ahead of; anticipate.

Definition: 3

to buy up (goods) in advance in order to increase the price when resold.

Definition: 4

to prevent sales at (a fair, market, etc.) by buying up or diverting goods.

Definition: 5

to delay, stop, or guard against beforehand