Part of speech:
To suppress, repress, or stifle:
To fasten with or as with a cramp
To confine; to hamper; to shackle.
To block; impede
To restrict, confine, or hamper.
To block or stop up (a passage) with obstacles or impediments; dam; clog
To restrain; hamper
To receive a load:
To impede is defined as to block or temporarily keep something from going forward.
To hamper; hinder
To check or hinder the activities of
To prevent from being successful; thwart:
To restrict or restrain:
To hinder with obstacles or difficulties; impede:
To check, restrain, or control (an impulse or activity, for example); rein in.
To keep in a crate.
To hinder; impede
(Sports) To block an opponent
To prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of:
(Music) To join (notes) by a tie.
A powerful group of muscles at the back of the thigh that arise in the hip and pelvis and insert as strong tendons behind the knee. The hamstring bends the knee and helps to straighten the hip.
A chemical bond.
An upright structure of wood, stone, brick, etc., serving to enclose, divide, support, or protect
(Surveying) A series of points, with angles and distances measured between, traveled around a subject, usually for use as ""control"" i.e. angular reference system for later surveying work.
The definition of a hurdle is a barrier that athletes or horses need to jump over during a competition, or an obstacle that needs to be overcome.
Something that serves as an obstacle; a barrier:
Bar means something that stands in the way of something or keeps something from happening.
The definition of an obstruction is something that gets in the way, sticks out or blocks passage.
Something that stands in the way of or holds up progress:
(--- Law) Something that obstructs the making of a legal contract.
The definition of a hindrance is an obstacle or something that inhibits or delays some desired action.
A thing that prevents passage or approach; obstruction, as a fence, wall, etc.
Expedite is defined as to make something happen more quickly.
To give support to; be favorable to; foster; help
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
The definition of permit is to allow something.
The definition of allow means to permit or to give permission.
To remove obstructions or entanglements from; clear:
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