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thwart
[thwawrt]
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT)
1.
to oppose successfully; prevent from accomplishing a purpose.
2.
to frustrate or baffle (a plan, purpose, etc.).
NOUN
3.
a seat across a boat, especially one used by a rower.
4.
a transverse member spreading the gunwales of a canoe or the like.
ADJECTIVE
5.
passing or lying crosswise or across; cross; transverse.
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A thwart is a strut placed crosswise (left/right) in a ship or boat, to brace it crosswise. In rowboats it can also serve as a seat for a rower. Some inflatable boats ...

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Thwart definition, to oppose successfully; prevent from accomplishing a purpose. See more.

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thwart definition, meaning, what is thwart: to stop something from happening or someone from doing something: . Learn more.

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prevent (someone) from accomplishing something Meaning, pronunciation, example sentences, and more from Oxford Dictionaries.

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A villain's worst nightmare is the superhero who always seems to thwart his efforts, preventing him from carrying out his plans to take over the world.

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Define thwart: to prevent (someone) from doing something or to stop (something) from happening — Thwart pronunciation.

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