Spanish translation of 'thwart'
- [attempt, efforts]
⇒ to be thwarted at every turn
verse frustrado en todo
⇒ there's no knowing what she'll do if she's thwarted
quién sabe qué hará si alguien se interpone en su camino
⇒ he was trying to commit suicide but had been thwarted
intentaba suicidarse pero alguien interrumpió su propósito
⇒ their takeover bid was thwarted
su intento de adquirir la compañía fue frustrada
Example Sentences Including 'thwart'
It's unfortunate this place was designed to thwart covert surveillance.C B Greenfield - A Little Madness
I'm sure he'll be very grateful when you thwart an attempt to kidnap her later today.Code Breaker
Perhaps he can't believe that a woman, weaker and smaller than him, can thwart him so easily.AFTERMATH (2001)
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Translation of thwart from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary