- Hindrance
**(Roget's Thesaurus)**<-__N____PARAG:__Hindrance->__N____GRP:__\\__N__\\ 1__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 1 \\ preventionpreventionpreclusionobstructionstoppage__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 1 \\ embolusembolus__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 1 \\ interruptioninterruptioninterceptioninterclusion|__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 1 \\ hindrancehindranceimpedition|__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 1 \\ retardmentretardmentretardation__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 1 \\ embarrassmentembarrassmentoppilation|=>!__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 1 \\ coarctationcoarctationstricturerestriction__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 1 \\ restraintrestraint&c. 751__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 1 \\ inhibitioninhibition&c. 761__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 1 \\ blockadeblockade&c.(closure) 261__GRP:__\\__N__\\ 2__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 2 \\ interferenceinterferenceinterposition__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 2 \\ obtrusionobtrusion__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 2 \\ discouragementdiscouragementdiscountenance__GRP:__\\__N__\\ 3__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 3 \\ impedimentimpedimentletobstacleobstructionknotknag__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 3 \\ checkcheckhitchcontretempsscrew loosegrit in the oil__GRP:__\\__N__\\ 4__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 4 \\ barbarstilebarrier__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 4 \\ turnstileturnstileturnpike__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 4 \\ gategateportcullis__GRP:__\\__N__\\ 5__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 5 \\ beaver dambeaver dam__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 5 \\ trochatrocha__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 5 \\ barricadebarricade&c.(defense) 717__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 5 \\ wallwalldead wallbreakwatergroyne__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 5 \\ bulkheadbulkheadblockbuffer__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 5 \\ stopperstopper&c. 263__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 5 \\ boomboomdamweirburrock__GRP:__\\__N__\\ 6__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 6 \\ drawbackdrawbackobjection__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 6 \\ stumbling-blockstumbling-blockstumbling-stone__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 6 \\ lion in the pathlion in the pathsnag__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 6 \\ snags and sawyerssnags and sawyers__GRP:__\\__N__\\ 7__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 7 \\ encumbranceencumbranceincumbrance__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 7 \\ clogclogskidshoespoke__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 7 \\ dragdragdrag chaindrag weight__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 7 \\ staystaystop__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 7 \\ preventivepreventiveprophylactic__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 7 \\ loadloadburdenfardelonusmillstone round one's neckimpedimenta__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 7 \\ dead weightdead weight__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 7 \\ lumberlumberpack__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 7 \\ nightmarenightmareEphialtesincubusold man of the sea__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 7 \\ remoraremora__GRP:__\\__N__\\ 8__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 8 \\ difficultydifficulty&c. 704__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 8 \\ insuperableinsuperable&c. 471__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 8 \\ obstacleobstacle__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 8 \\ estoppelestoppel=>(law)__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 8 \\ ill windill wind__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 8 \\ head windhead wind&c.(opposition) 708__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 8 \\ trammeltrammeltether&c.(means of restraint) 752__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 8 \\ hold backhold backcounterpoise__GRP:__\\__N__\\ 9__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 9 \\ damperdamperwet blankethinderermarplotkilljoyinterloper__GRP:__\\__N__\\ 10__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 10 \\ trail of a red herringtrail of a red herring__Sgm:__\\__N__\\ 10 \\ opponentopponent&c. 710__PARAG:__Hindrance->__V____GRP:__\\__V__\\ 1__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 1 \\ hinderhinderimpedefilibuster=>(U.S.)impediteembarrass__GRP:__\\__V__\\ 2__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 2 \\ keep offkeep offstave offward off__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 2 \\ obviateobviate__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 2 \\ avertavertantevert|__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 2 \\ turn asideturn asidedraw offpreventforefendnip in the bud__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 2 \\ retardretardslackenchecklet__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 2 \\ counteractcounteractcountercheck__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 2 \\ precludeprecludedebarforecloseestop__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 2 \\ inhibitinhibit&c. 761__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 2 \\ shackleshackle&c.(restrain) 751__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 2 \\ restrictrestrict__GRP:__\\__V__\\ 3__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ obstructobstructstopstaybarboltlock__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ blockblockblock up__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ choke offchoke off__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ belaybelaybarricade__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ block the wayblock the waystop the way__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ forelayforelay__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ dam updam up&c.(close) 261__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ put on the brakeput on the brake&c.->__N__.__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ scotch the wheelscotch the wheellock the wheelput a spoke in the wheel__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ put a stop toput a stop to&c. 142__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ traversetraversecontravene__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ interruptinterruptintercept__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ opposeoppose&c. 708__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ hedge inhedge inhedge round__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ cut offcut off__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 3 \\ inerclude|inerclude|__GRP:__\\__V__\\ 4__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 4 \\ interposeinterposeinterfereintermeddle&c. 682__GRP:__\\__V__\\ 5__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ crampcramphamper__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ clogclogclog the wheels__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ cumbercumber__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ encumberencumberincumber__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ handicaphandicap__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ chokechoke__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ saddle withsaddle withload with__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ overloadoverloadlay__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ lumberlumbertrammeltie one's handsput to inconvenience__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ incommodeincommodediscommode__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ discomposediscompose__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 5 \\ hustlehustlecornerdrive into a corner__GRP:__\\__V__\\ 6__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 6 \\ run foul ofrun foul offall foul of__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 6 \\ cross the path ofcross the path ofbreak in upon__GRP:__\\__V__\\ 7__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ thwartthwartfrustratedisconcertbalkfoil__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ fazefazefeazefeeze=>(U.S.)__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ bafflebafflesnuboverridecircumvent__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ defeatdefeat&c. 731__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ spike gunsspike guns&c.(render useless) 645__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ spoilspoilmarclip the wings of__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ cripplecripple&c.(injure) 659__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ put an extinguisher onput an extinguisher on__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ dampdamp__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ disheartendishearten&c.(dissuade) 616__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ discountenancediscountenancethrow cold water onspoil sport__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ lay a wet blanketlay a wet blanketthrow a wet blanket on__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ cut the ground from under onecut the ground from under onetake the wind out of one's sailsundermine__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ be in the way ofbe in the way ofstand in the way of__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ act as a dragact as a drag__Sgm:__\\__V__\\ 7 \\ hang like a millstone round one's neckhang like a millstone round one's neck__PARAG:__Hindrance->__Adj____GRP:__\\__Adj__\\ 1__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 1 \\ hinderinghindering&c.->__V__.__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 1 \\ obstructiveobstructiveobstruent__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 1 \\ impeditiveimpeditiveimpedient__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 1 \\ intercipient|intercipient|__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 1 \\ prophylacticprophylactic&c.(remedial) 662__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 1 \\ impedimentaryimpedimentary__GRP:__\\__Adj__\\ 2__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 2 \\ in the way ofin the way ofunfavorable__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 2 \\ onerousonerousburdensome__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 2 \\ cumbrouscumbrouscumbersome__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 2 \\ obtrusiveobtrusive__GRP:__\\__Adj__\\ 3__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 3 \\ hinderedhindered&c.->__V__.__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 3 \\ windboundwindboundwaterloggedheavy laden__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 3 \\ hard pressedhard pressed__GRP:__\\__Adj__\\ 4__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 4 \\ unassistedunassisted&c.(see assist &c. 707) ???single-handedalone__Sgm:__\\__Adj__\\ 4 \\ deserteddeserted&c. 624

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