Definitions for hinderˈhɪn dər
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(v.t.)to cause delay, interruption, or difficulty in; hamper; impede.
to prevent from doing, acting, or happening; stop.
(v.i.)to be an obstacle or impediment.
* Syn: See prevent.
Origin of hinder:
bef. 1000; ME hindren, OE hindrian to hold back
situated at the rear or back; posterior.
Origin of hinder:
1250–1300; ME; cf. OE hinder behind, c. OS hindiro, OHG hintar, Go hindar
back(a), hind(a), hinder(a)(verb)
located at or near the back of an animal
"back (or hind) legs"; "the hinder part of a carcass"
be a hindrance or obstacle to
"She is impeding the progress of our project"
obstruct, blockade, block, hinder, stymie, stymy, embarrass(verb)
hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
"His brother blocked him at every turn"
handicap, hinder, hamper(verb)
put at a disadvantage
"The brace I have to wear is hindering my movements"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to make difficult
The rescue mission was hindered by bad weather.
Of or belonging to that part or end which is in the rear or hind, or which follows.
Origin: From hindrian, from hindrōnan, from hinder (adverb). Cognate with Dutch hinderen and German hindern, contra.
of or belonging to that part or end which is in the rear, or which follows; as, the hinder part of a wagon; the hinder parts of a horse
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
to prevent or embarrass; to debar; to shut out
to interpose obstacles or impediments; to be a hindrance
Hinder is an American rock band from Oklahoma that was formed in 2001 by drummer Cody Hanson, guitarist Joe 'Blower' Garvey, and singer Austin Winkler. The band was inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame in 2007.
Translations for hinder
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to delay or prevent; to make difficult
All these interruptions hinder my work; All the interruptions hinder me from working.
- verhinder, belemmer, bemoeilikAfrikaans
- يُعَرْقِل، يُعيلArabic
- atrapalharPortuguese (BR)
- hindre; forhindreDanish
- retrasar; impedir; dificultar, entorpecerSpanish
- مانع شدنFarsi
- לְהַכשִׁיל, לְעַכֶּבHebrew
- बाधा डालनाHindi
- ometati, zadržavatiCroatian
- hindra; tefjaIcelandic
- kliudyti, atitrauktiLithuanian
- kavēt; traucētLatvian
- (ver)hinderen, belemmerenDutch
- sinke, hindre, hemmeNorwegian
- opóźniać, utrudniaćPolish
- مانع شدنPersian
- درول، مخه نيول، ممانعت كول، دودې اوانكشاف مخه نيول، خنډ كېدلPashto
- a stânjeniRomanian
- brániť, prekážaťSlovak
- engellemek, geciktirmekTurkish
- 妨礙Chinese (Trad.)
- перешкоджати, заважатиUkrainian
- رکاوٹ ڈالنا، تاخیر کرناUrdu
- cản trởVietnamese
- 妨碍Chinese (Simp.)
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