wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup

NEW: Pecarus, by Lexmilian de Mello,
A Book of Poetry Inspired by Wordswarm.net

Wordswarms From Years Past


13-Letter Words
12-Letter Words
11-Letter Words
10-Letter Words
9-Letter Words
8-Letter Words
7-Letter Words
6-Letter Words
5-Letter Words
4-Letter Words
3-Letter Words


Adjacent Words

hind leg
hind limb
HIND OF THE MORNING, THE
hind quarters
hind wing
Hindberry
hindbrain
Hindemith
Hindenburg
Hinder
Hindered
Hinderer
Hinderest
Hindering
hinderingly
Hinderling
Hindermost
hindfoot
hindgut
Hindi
Hindleys screw
hindlimb
Hindmost

Full-text Search for "Hinderance"
4185


Hinderance definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

HIN'DERANCE, n. The act of impeding or restraining motion.
1. Impediment; that which stops progression or advance; obstruction.
He must remove all these hinderances out of the way.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress [syn: hindrance, hinderance, deterrent, impediment, balk, baulk, check, handicap]
2: any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome [syn: hindrance, hinderance, hitch, preventive, preventative, encumbrance, incumbrance, interference]
3: the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding [syn: hindrance, hinderance, interference]

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Hinderance Hin"der*ance n. Same as Hindrance.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. [Written also Hindrance.] Impediment, obstacle, stop, obstruction, interruption, check, restraint, encumbrance.



comments powered by Disqus

Wordswarm.net: Look up a word or phrase

 


wordswarm.net: free dictionary lookup