Übersetzung von “pre-empt” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch

pre-empt

verb uk /ˌpriːˈempt/ us

to do or say something before someone so that you make their words or actions unnecessary or not effective

antecipar-se a
The minister held a press conference in order to pre-empt criticism in the newspapers.

(Übersetzung von “pre-empt” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)