hindering hindering  /ˈhɪn də rɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) preventing movement

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. During the match, Rezai complained that Larcher de Brito's shrieking was distracting her and hindering her play.
  2. Another 15% or less completely freak out--weeping, screaming or otherwise hindering the evacuation.
  3. And such calculations may be hindering the hunt for Mullah Omar.

News

  1. Case of Middlesex County judge accused of harboring robber in her Woodbridge home moved to Somerset County

    MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The case involving a newly appointed state Superior Court judge accused of hindering the apprehension of a man wanted in connection with an Old Bridge armed robbery has been transferred to Somerset County, according to a state judiciary spokeswoman.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: MyCentralJersey.com

  2. Superior Court judge arrested, charged with hindering police to protect a robbery suspect

    A Superior Court judge was arrested at her home Tuesday and charged with hindering police
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Star-Ledger

  3. Mother of school shooter pleads guilty to attempted hindering prosecution

    The mother of the Discovery Middle School shooter pleaded guilty to attempted hindering prosecution.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WAFF 48 News Huntsville

Quotes

  1. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Israeli army raids and a decision to renew excavations near a key Jerusalem holy site "are hindering the endeavor to reach a document with substance, to go to the conference."
    on Oct 17, 2007 By: Mahmoud Abbas Source: FOXNews

  2. Campbell had urged a timetable for full withdrawal, saying casualty levels were now unacceptable, but Brown said this would "undermine our international obligations, as well as hindering the task of our armed forces and increasing the risks they...
    on Aug 28, 2007 By: Gordon Brown Source: Reuters India

  3. "It is a shame that some of our partners are not helping us but, essentially, are hindering us," Putin said. "The very scale of this cynicism is astonishing -- the attempt to turn white into black, black into white and to adeptly portray...
    on Aug 11, 2008 By: Vladimir Putin Source: Reuters

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