HyperDic: kibosh

English > 1 sense of the word kibosh:
VERBsocialkibosh, stop, halt, blockstop from happening / happening or developing
English > kibosh: 1 sense > verb 1, social
MeaningStop from happening / happening or developing.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsstop, halt, block
Narrowerembargoprevent commerce
staystop a judicial process
Broaderprevent, forestall, foreclose, preclude, forbidKeep from happening / happening or arising
Spanishbloquear, detener, estancar, obstruir, parar
Catalanaturar, detenir, estancar, obstruir, parar

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