Forestall in a Sentence  ðŸ”Š

Definition of Forestall

to stop something from happening

Examples of Forestall in a sentence

To forestall the bank from foreclosing on his home, Jack sold all of his personal belongings to catch up on his mortgage payments.  ðŸ”Š

Liquor stores are required to check identification for anyone who looks under thirty in order to forestall underage driving.  ðŸ”Š

Fortunately at the last minute, a mediator was able to talk to the two world leaders and forestall a war.  ðŸ”Š

The government is hoping the distribution of stimulus checks will be enough to forestall a severe recession.  ðŸ”Š

To forestall the blackmailers from their threats, the celebrity sold her indecent pictures to an online website.  ðŸ”Š

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