What does impediment mean?

Definitions for impedimentɪmˈpɛd ə mənt

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

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


  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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of impediment in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of impediment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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