"To prevent" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 bì miǎn to avert / to prevent / to avoid / to refrain from
 fáng zhǐ to prevent / to guard against / to take precautions
 yù fáng to prevent / to take precautions against / to protect / to guard against / precautionary / prophylactic
 zǔ zhǐ to prevent / to block
 yǐ fáng (so as) to avoid / to prevent / (just) in case
 miǎn chú to prevent / to avoid / to excuse / to exempt / to relieve / (of a debt) to remit
 miǎn shòu to avoid suffering / to prevent (sth bad) / to protect against (damage) / immunity (from prosecution) / freedom (from pain, damage etc) / exempt from punishment
 fáng to protect / to defend / to guard against / to prevent
 dù birchleaf pear (tree) / to stop / to prevent / to restrict
 bì careful / to prevent
退 cù tuì to hinder / to prevent (forward progress)
 fáng dù to prevent
 fáng dǔ to prevent / to combat / to counter
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