Definitions for obstructionism

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ob•struc•tion•istəbˈstrʌk ʃə nɪst(n.)

  1. a person who deliberately delays or obstructs progress, esp. of business before a deliberative body.

    Category: Government

Origin of obstructionist:

1840–50

ob•struc′tion•ism(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. obstructionism(noun)

    deliberate interference

Wiktionary

  1. obstructionism(Noun)

    A deliberate policy of obstructing something, especially a political process or body.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Obstructionism(noun)

    the act or the policy of obstructing progress

Freebase

  1. Obstructionism

    Obstructionism is the practice of deliberately delaying or preventing a process or change, especially in politics.

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