Definitions for hindranceˈhɪn drəns

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word hindrance

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hindrance, hinderance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap(noun)

    something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress

  2. hindrance, hinderance, hitch, preventive, preventative, encumbrance, incumbrance, interference(noun)

    any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome

  3. hindrance, hinderance, interference(noun)

    the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding

Wiktionary

  1. hindrance(Noun)

    Something which hinders: something that holds back or causes problems with something else.

    High-heeled shoes may be fashionable, but they can also be a hindrance to walking.

  2. hindrance(Noun)

    The state or act of hindering something

    Your hindrance of this process will not be tolerated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hindrance(verb)

    the act of hindering, or the state of being hindered

  2. Hindrance(verb)

    that which hinders; an impediment

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hindrance in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hindrance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Plato:

    Attention to health is life's greatest hindrance.

  2. Alan Solow:

    It will only be a hindrance to her politics in the sense that it will create a talking point.

  3. Bruce Lee:

    The consciousness of "self" is the greatest hindrance to the proper execution of all physical action

  4. Ernest Hello:

    The man who gives up accomplishes nothing and is only a hindrance. The man who does not give up can move mountains.

  5. Zhuang Deshui:

    Corruption is the biggest hindrance to China's reforms, in reality, the anti-corruption campaign is the fight against interest groups and to change the present distribution system of power.

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