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hindering Explained

hindering at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


hindering at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (Hindrance): hindering, obstructive, prophylactic, remedial, impedimentary, onerous, burdensome, cumbersome, obtrusive, hindered.

Hindering at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Hinder \Hin"der\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hindered}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Hindering}.] [OE. hindren, hinderen, AS. hindrian, fr.
hinder behind; akin to D. hinderen, G. hindern, OHG.
hintar?n, Icel. & Sw. hindra, Dan. hindre. See {Hinder}, a.]
1. To keep back or behind; to prevent from starting or moving
forward; to check; to retard; to obstruct; to bring to a
full stop; -- often followed by from; as, an accident
hindered the coach; drought hinders the growth of plants;
to hinder me from going.

Them that were entering in ye hindered. --Luke xi.

I hinder you too long. --Shak.

2. To prevent or embarrass; to debar; to shut out.

What hinders younger brothers, being fathers of
families, from having the same right? --Locke.

Syn: To check; retard; impede; delay; block; clog; prevent;
stop; interrupt; counteract; thwart; oppose; obstruct;
debar; embarrass.

hindering at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj : preventing movement; "the clogging crowds of revelers
overflowing into the street" [syn: {clogging}, {impeding},

hindering at English (WD) Of Explained:



  • Inter: present participle of » hinder

  • Translation: de » hindering
    Translation: et » hindering
    Translation: fr » hindering
    Translation: li » hindering
    Category: simple:hindering -
    Translation: sv » hindering
    Translation: vi » hindering