hindrance, hinderance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap(noun)
something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
hindrance, hinderance, hitch, preventive, preventative, encumbrance, incumbrance, interference(noun)
any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
hindrance, hinderance, interference(noun)
the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding
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.
The state or act of hindering something
Your hindrance of this process will not be tolerated.
the act of hindering, or the state of being hindered
that which hinders; an impediment
The numerical value of hindrance in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of hindrance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Attention to health is life's greatest hindrance.
It will only be a hindrance to her politics in the sense that it will create a talking point.
The consciousness of "self" is the greatest hindrance to the proper execution of all physical action
The man who gives up accomplishes nothing and is only a hindrance. The man who does not give up can move mountains.
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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Translations for hindrance
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- Hindernis, BehinderungGerman
- κώλυμα, εμπόδιοGreek
- este, haittaFinnish
- entrave, obstacleFrench
- bacadh, amaladhScottish Gaelic
- impedo, impedivoIdo
- impedimento, ostacolo, impaccioItalian
- 支障, 妨害, 邪魔Japanese
- помеха, препятствиеRussian
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