Definitions for impedimentɪmˈpɛd ə mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress

  2. obstruction, obstructor, obstructer, impediment, impedimenta(noun)

    any structure that makes progress difficult

Wiktionary

  1. impediment(Noun)

    A hindrance; that which impedes or hinders progress.

  2. impediment(Noun)

    Baggage, especially that of an army; impedimenta

Webster Dictionary

  1. Impediment(noun)

    that which impedes or hinders progress, motion, activity, or effect

  2. Impediment(verb)

    to impede


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