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How to Pronounce forestall?

Correct pronunciation for the word "forestall" is [fɔːstˈɔːl], [fɔːstˈɔːl], [f_ɔː_s_t_ˈɔː_l].

Definition of forestall

  1. To anticipate; to employ before the time; to preoccupy; to hinder by preoccupation; to buy corn or provisions of any kind before they arrive at the market or fair, with intent to sell them at higher prices.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What are the misspellings for forestall?

What is the present tense of Forestall?

  • The personal forms of the verb "forestall" in the present tense are:

  • - I forestall

  • - You forestall

  • - He/she/it forestalls

  • - We forestall

  • - You forestall

  • - They forestall
  • What is the past tense of Forestall?

  • All personal forms of the verb "forestall" in the past tense are:

  • 1. I forestalled

  • 2. You forestalled

  • 3. He/she/it forestalled

  • 4. We forestalled

  • 5. You forestalled

  • 6. They forestalled
  • What is the adverb for forestall?

    The adverb form of "forestall" is "forestallingly".

    What is the adjective for forestall?

    The adjective form of the word "forestall" is "forestalling".

    Usage over time for forestall:

    This graph shows how "forestall" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

    What is the plural form of forestall?

    The plural form of "forestall" is "forestalls".

    What is the singular form of forestall?

    The singular form of the word "forestall" is "forestallment"

    Synonyms for Forestall:


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