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1. hinder

verb. ['ˈhɪndɝ'] be a hindrance or obstacle to.

Synonyms

  • obstruct
  • stunt
  • impede
  • block
  • obturate
  • occlude
  • jam
  • hobble
  • keep
  • close up
  • inhibit
  • interfere
  • prevent

Antonyms

  • let
  • unblock
  • remember
  • ability

Etymology

  • hindrian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Hinder

  • zinder
  • winder
  • tinder
  • synder
  • linder
  • cinder

Example sentences of the word hinder


1. Verb, base form
You should not hinder the normal flow of the classroom so observation of a normal class is possible.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Furthermore, discuss the types of phrases or questions that facilitate and hinder a client spiritual assessment.

Quotes containing the word hinder


1. I must die. Must I then die lamenting? I must be put in chains. Must I then also lament? I must go into exile. Does any man then hinder me from going with smiles and cheerfulness and contentment?
- Epictetus

2. You cannot hinder someone’s free will, that’s the first law of the Universe, no matter what the decision.
- E.A. Bucchianeri, Brushstrokes of a Gadfly

3. Separate yourself from those who hinder your vision. Make a choice to walk away from the trap set to ensnare you. Realize when someone is pulling you backwards every time you take a step forward. Separate from them and the result of your action will be a life of success.
- Amaka Imani Nkosazana

2. hinder

verb. ['ˈhɪndɝ'] put at a disadvantage.

Synonyms

  • disadvantage
  • disfavor
  • disfavour
  • handicap

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • unstuff
  • bring to
  • unfreeze

Etymology

  • hindrian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. hinder

verb. ['ˈhɪndɝ'] hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of.

Synonyms

  • stymie
  • forestall
  • foreclose
  • block
  • forbid
  • bottleneck
  • check
  • stonewall
  • blockade
  • hang
  • filibuster
  • embarrass
  • preclude
  • stymy
  • prevent

Antonyms

  • legalize
  • permit
  • decriminalize
  • allow

Etymology

  • hindrian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. hinder

adjective. ['ˈhɪndɝ'] located at or near the back of an animal.

Synonyms

  • posterior
  • back

Antonyms

  • unclog
  • show
  • refrain

Etymology

  • hindrian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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