WordReference English Collocations © 2020
thwartⓘMost examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
- thwart [their plans, an attack, our ambitions, them]
- their [plan] was thwarted (by)
- thwart all [plans, attempts, efforts]
- thwarted by the [police, enemy, the opposition, him]
- he was thwarted in his [tracks, desire to, hope to]