What does hinder mean?

Definitions for hinderˈhɪn dər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hinder.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. impede, hinder(verb)

    be a hindrance or obstacle to

    "She is impeding the progress of our project"

  3. obstruct, blockade, block, hinder, stymie, stymy, embarrass(verb)

    hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of

    "His brother blocked him at every turn"

  4. handicap, hinder, hamper(verb)

    put at a disadvantage

    "The brace I have to wear is hindering my movements"

Wiktionary

  1. hinder(Noun)

    The buttocks.

  2. hinder(Adjective)

    Of or belonging to that part or end which is in the rear or hind, or which follows.

  3. Origin: From hindrian, from hindrōnan, from hinder (adverb). Cognate with Dutch hinderen and German hindern, contra.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hinder(adj)

    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

  2. Hinder(adj)

    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

  3. Hinder(adj)

    to prevent or embarrass; to debar; to shut out

  4. Hinder(verb)

    to interpose obstacles or impediments; to be a hindrance

  5. Origin: [OE. hindere, AS. hinder, adv., behind; akin to OHG. hintar, prep., behind, G. hinter, Goth. hindar; orig. a comparative, and akin to AS. hine hence. See Hence, He, and cf. Hind, a., Hindmost.]

Freebase

  1. Hinder

    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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Hinder

    hin′dėr, v.t. to put or keep behind: to stop, or prevent progress: to embarrass.—v.i. to be an obstacle.—ns. Hin′derance, Hin′drance, act of hindering: that which hinders: obstacle. [A.S. hindrian; Ger. hindern.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hinder in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hinder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ella Wheeler Wilcox:

    There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can circumvent or hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.

  2. Russian President Vladimir Putin:

    If they (the European Commission) don't hinder us, then in essence we could realize part of the former South Stream project via Turkey.

  3. Vladimir Putin:

    I hope that the responsible figures in the Ukrainian leadership will not hinder soldiers in the Ukrainian army from putting down their weapons.

  4. Dean Blandino:

    I think it's debatable, there was a left hand on (Pettigrew's) shoulder, but does that significantly hinder the receiver's ability to make the catch?

  5. Saint Francis de Sales:

    If we say a little it is easy to add, but having said too much it is hard to withdraw and never can it be done so quickly as to hinder the harm of our success.

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Translations for hinder

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • عرقل, منع, عاق, خلفي, رِدْف, عَجِيزَةArabic
  • dificultar, destorbarCatalan, Valencian
  • bránit, zdržovat, ztěžovat, komplikovat, překážetCzech
  • hindre, bag-, bagestDanish
  • hindern, erschweren, Hintern, hinter, behindernGerman
  • παρεμποδίζω, πισινός, οπίσθιοςGreek
  • entorpecer, impedir, estorbar, obstar, nalgas, dificultarSpanish
  • pidurdama, takistama, tagasi hoidmaEstonian
  • taka-, estää, haitata, perä, viivyttää, pidättää, persaus, vaikeuttaaFinnish
  • aftari, tálma, tarna, afturi, aftastur, forða, hindraFaroese
  • entraver, délayerFrench
  • रोकनाHindi
  • megakadályoz, gátol, akadályoz, feltart, hátsó, meggátolHungarian
  • խանգարել, ետևի, հետույք, խոչընդոտել, ետինArmenian
  • varna, tálmaIcelandic
  • impedire, ostacolare, ritardare, intralciareItalian
  • לְעַכֵּבHebrew
  • 後ろの, 妨げるJapanese
  • უკანა, ხელის შეშლა, დაბრკოლება, შეფერხება, უკანალიGeorgian
  • ខាងក្រោយ, ពាំង, គូតKhmer
  • 뒤, 방해하다, 저지하다Korean
  • impediō, obstō, posterior, officiō, āversus, prohibereLatin
  • behënneren, hënnerenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • whakakōpekapekaMāori
  • заденMacedonian
  • bakdel, bakre, hindre, forhindre, bak-, hemme, rumpe, bakendeNorwegian
  • vertragen, hinderen, verhinderen, achterste, makenDutch
  • bakdel, bakende, bak-, forhindre, bakare, hemme, bakre, hindre, rumpeNorwegian Nynorsk
  • wstrzymywać, opóźniać, tylny, przeszkadzać, pośladki, powstrzymywaćPolish
  • estorvar, traseiro, bunda, reter, frustrar, entravar, atrapalhar, posterior, impedir, dificultarPortuguese
  • împiedica, stânjeni, rețineRomanian
  • воспрепятствовать, мешать, помешать, препятствовать, задница, заднийRussian
  • одмоћи, спречити, sprečiti, otežavati, zaprečavati, задњи, стражњи, stražnji, запречавати, zadnji, kočiti, кочити, odmoći, отежаватиSerbo-Croatian
  • spomaľovať, blokovať, brzdiť, sťažovať, brániť, zadný, prekážať, zdržovať, komplikovaťSlovak
  • pengojAlbanian
  • bak, hindra, försvåra, fördröja, bakreSwedish
  • kinza, zuia, pinga, kingaSwahili
  • หลัง, ก้น, ข้างหลัง, หยุดยั้ง, กีดขวาง, กีด, ส่วนหลัง, ตูดThai
  • заднійUkrainian
  • روکناUrdu

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