Foiling - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌfɔɪlɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word foiling
Brit.  |ˈfɔɪlɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word foiling
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to foil

noun

- an act of hindering someone's plans or efforts (syn: frustration, thwarting)

Examples

took perverse satisfaction in foiling her plans

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