impedir el avance de

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impedir el avance de
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. to hold back
El plan del general Tulio impidió el avance de las tropas visigodas.The plan of General Tulio held back the Visigoth troops.
b. to stop from advancing
La tarea que tiene el equipo mañana es impedir el avance de sus rivales a las seminfinales.The task the team has for tomorrow is to stop its rivals from advancing to the semifinals.
c. to stop the advance
Esperamos que este nuevo tratamiento impida el avance de la enfermedad.We hope this new treatment will stop the advance of the disease.
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