Übersetzung von “pre-empt” — Englisch–Spanisch 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

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

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