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ward sth off

phrasal verb with ward
 
 
/wɔːd/ verb
to prevent something unpleasant happening: I take vitamin C to ward off colds.Responding to an attack
Translations of “ward sth off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 避開, 阻止, 擋住…
in Russian предотвращать, предупреждать…
in Turkish savuşturmak, atlatmak, önüne geçmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 避开, 阻止, 挡住…
in Polish zapobiegać czemuś…
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