obviate(redirected from obviator)
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obviateverb abolish, annihilate, crush, decimate, defeat, demolish, destroy, eliminate, foil, invert, obliterate, overcome, overpower, overset, overthrow, overturn, quell, repress, reverse, ruin, subdue, subvert, suppress, topple, upend, uproot, upset, vanquish
Associated concepts: obviate the terms of a contract
See also: balk, bar, deter, eliminate, estop, forestall, halt, hinder, overrule, overthrow, prevent, remove, stay, supersede