Word of the Week Wednesday: obviate

This Wednesday’s Word of the Week is: obviate.

To obviate is to eliminate the need for something or to avoid a future difficulty, generally through the use of proper precaution.

I do tend to use this word quite a bit because, even though it’s relatively rare, I haven’t come across another word that means quite the same.


About Dan Kingsepp, ACS, ALS
I'm starting this blog to share my thought on the use of the English language and my experiences as a Toastmaster.

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