hinder hinder  /ˈhɪn dər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any of several mostly spotted fishes that resemble groupers
  2. (n) a female deer, especially an adult female red deer
  3. (adj) located at or near the back of an animal
  4. (v) be a hindrance or obstacle to
  5. (v) hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
  6. (v) put at a disadvantage
  7. (adj) located at or near the back of an animal

Usage(s):

  1. Psychology research shows that choice can hinder decision making.
  2. You single out the secretive guy at the end of the block with the off-putting tics, who perhaps has a couple of incidents in his past that will hinder an effective defense.
  3. Some antiwar critics of the Administration cast negative votes in the belief that a withdrawal deadline would hinder rather than help peace negotiations.

News

  1. Your Weekend

    Burlington Steamboat Days continues. Hinder will provide the main stage entertainment. Cheap Thrill will be the opening act.Gates open at 5 p.m. Keokuk Public Library Movie Night begins at 6 p.m. in the library’s Round Room. Free popcorn will be available.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Keokuk Daily Gate City

  2. Safia Memon Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Hinder Prosecution

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The mother of Discovery Middle School shooter Hammad Memon has pleaded guilty to attempting to hinder...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WHNT-TV Huntsville

  3. Oklahoma rock band Hinder takes it to the limit on Fremont Street

    Hard rock band Hinder has been together now for more than 10 years, and they’re still having a grand time. The Oklahoma City musicians took time out from a long summer tour schedule recently to hit the Fremont Street Experience.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Weekly

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Quotes

  1. "We (ECB) are totally against the view that reducing public expenditures will hinder economic growth," Trichet said on Friday at an ECB watchers conference organized by the Goethe University Frankfurt's Center for Financial Studies....
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Jean-Claude Trichet Source: Reuters

  2. "Let me be clear: The choice we face is not between some oppressive government-run economy or a chaotic and unforgiving capitalism," Obama said. "Rather, strong financial markets require clear rules of the road, not to hinder financial...
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: International Herald Tribune

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