Another word for preempt


pre-empt, preempt, preemptive bid - a high bid that is intended to prevent the opposing players from bidding


displace, preempt - take the place of or have precedence over

Example:- live broadcast of the presidential debate preempts the regular news hour

preempt - make a preemptive bid in the game of bridge

preempt - gain possession of by prior right or opportunity, especially so as to obtain the right to buy (land)

preempt - acquire for oneself before others can do so

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Source : WordNet