hindrance definition

  • noun:
    • The work of hindering.
    • the health of becoming hindered.
    • One that hinders; an impediment. See Synonyms at hurdle.
    • something hinders: something that keeps back or triggers problems with something else.
    • their state or work of limiting anything
    • The act of blocking, or perhaps the state of being hindered.
    • whatever hinders; an impediment.
    • whatever hinders or prevents progression or advance; obstacle; obstruction.
    • any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
    • the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding
    • something immaterial that inhibits or delays activity or development

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