Thwarter
Thwarter Thwart"er, n. (Far.) A disease in sheep, indicated by shaking, trembling, or convulsive motions. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]

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  • thwarter — noun see thwart I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • thwarter — noun /ˈθwɔː(ɹ).tə(ɹ)/ A person or thing that thwarts …   Wiktionary

  • thwarter — n. frustrater, obstructor, hinderer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • thwarter — thwart·er …   English syllables

  • thwarter — noun someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take • Syn: ↑obstructionist, ↑obstructor, ↑obstructer, ↑resister • Derivationally related forms: ↑thwart, ↑resist (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • obstructer — noun 1. someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take • Syn: ↑obstructionist, ↑obstructor, ↑resister, ↑thwarter • Derivationally related forms: ↑thwart (for: ↑thwarter …   Useful english dictionary

  • obstructionist — noun someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take • Syn: ↑obstructor, ↑obstructer, ↑resister, ↑thwarter • Derivationally related forms: ↑thwart (for: ↑thwarter), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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