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  Words related to hindrance

Related / Similar Words: interference, hitch, preventive, preventative, encumbrance, incumbrance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap

 

Definition:
  • the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding;
  • any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome;
  • something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress;

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    Hyponyms: frustration, thwarting, foiling, antagonism, obstruction, complication, deterrence, prevention, bar, clog, speed bump, albatross, millstone, bind, drag, obstacle, straitjacket

     

    Derivational Morphology: interfere, impede, hinder, handicap, hamper, deter, discourage, obstruct, blockade, block, stymie, stymy, embarrass

     

    Anagrams: Red China

     

     
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