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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding; any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome; something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress

Usage examples (32)
  • The hedgefund and cash inflows always seem to be the main hinderance.
  • The only hinderance is cost.
  • Unfortunately, another hinderance is your son’s age.
  • The woman was given for a help, not a hinderance; but for more
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