English-German translation for "forestall"

"forestall" German translation

transitive verb | transitives Verb v/t

Overview of all translations

(For more details, click/tap on the translation)

  • (jemandem) zuvorkommen
    forestall sb: anticipate
    forestall sb: anticipate
  • vorbeugen
    forestall sth: prevent
    forestall sth: prevent
  • vorwegnehmen
    forestall sth: anticipate
    forestall sth: anticipate
  • durch Vorwegnehmenor | oder od Zuvorkommen verhindern
    forestall prevent by anticipating
    forestall prevent by anticipating
  • vorkaufen, im Voraus aufkaufen
    forestall goods
    forestall goods
  • forestall syn vgl. → see „prevent
    forestall syn vgl. → see „prevent
Die erste: Um einer Krise zuvorzukommen, senkt die Europäische Zentralbank den Eurozinssatz.
The first: to forestall a crisis, the European Central Bank reduces the euro interest rate.
Source: Europarl
Den Amerikanern wird so weit entgegengekommen, dass ihr Angriff abgewendet wird.
The Americans will be accommodated up to the point that their attack is forestalled.
Source: News-Commentary
Dies wäre ein Weg, die drohende Abwanderung von Unternehmen abzuwenden.
This would forestall the threat of business relocation.
Source: Europarl
So beeilte er sich wohlweislich, allen etwaigen Fragen zuvorzukommen.
So he forestalled what might be the next move:
Source: Books

Tell us what you think!

Do you like the Langenscheidt online dictionary?

Many thanks for your review!

Do you have any feedback regarding our online dictionaries?

Is a translation missing, have you noticed a mistake, or do you just want to leave some positive feedback? Please fill out the feedback form. Giving an email address is optional and, under our privacy policy, used only to handle your enquiry.

Please confirm you are human by ticking the checkbox.*

*Mandatory field

Please fill in the fields marked *.

Thank you for your feedback!