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Verb Concept
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prevent  keep
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Stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state WordNet 3.0
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Stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
To avoid the occurrence of an event; to stop from doing something or being in a certain state. OmegaWiki
To stop (an outcome); to keep from (doing something). Wiktionary
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We must prevent the cancer from spreading WordNet 3.0
His snoring kept me from falling asleep WordNet 3.0
Keep the child from eating the marbles WordNet 3.0
I brush my teeth regularly to prevent them from turning yellow. Wiktionary
WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
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