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foil
[foil]
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT)
1.
to prevent the success of; frustrate; balk: Loyal troops foiled his attempt to overthrow the government.
2.
to keep (a person) from succeeding in an enterprise, plan, etc.
NOUN
3.
Archaic. a defeat; check; repulse.
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In fiction, a foil is a character who contrasts with another character (usually the protagonist) in order to highlight particular qualities of the other character. In some ...

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Foil definition, to prevent the success of; frustrate; balk: Loyal troops foiled his attempt to overthrow the government. See more.

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frustrate, thwart, foil, baffle, balk mean to check or defeat another's plan or block achievement of a goal. frustrate implies making vain or ineffectual all efforts ...

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You can serve as a foil to someone if you show them to be better than you by contrast. If you can't dance but your friend Lisa can, you can be a foil to Lisa's grace ...