Usage examples for prevents

  1. It is a source of great satisfaction to those who admire this beautiful animal, that there is no reason which prevents him from living in a climate so different from that of his African home. – New National Fourth Reader by Charles J. Barnes and J. Marshall Hawkes
  2. Nothing prevents me from going to England to find employment, and necessarily my wife will go with me. – Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Washington Cable
  3. It may be something that goes into your mouth or comes out of it that prevents those lips speaking for the Master. – Quiet Talks on Power by S.D. Gordon