Portuguese translation of 'pre-empt'
pre-empt [-ɛmt] (Britain)
adquirir por preempção or de antemão
to pre-empt sb/sth
antecipar-se a alguém/antecipar algo
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Example Sentences Including 'pre-empt'
With my knowledge and friends it was easy to pre-empt his every manoeuvre.THE RIVAL QUEENS: A Countess Ashby de la Zouche Mystery (2002)
And I provoked him into doing something really stupid - trying to pre-empt his Austrian trip by booking an earlier flight out of Heathrow.In Remembrance of Rose
He knew that Carter would have views on that and he wasn't going to pre-empt them.Let Not the Deep
'pre-empt' in Other Languages
Translation of pre-empt from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary