Hindrance

Definition of Hindrance

Hin´drance
n.1.The act of hindering, or the state of being hindered.
2.That which hinders; an impediment.
What various hindrances we meet.
- Cowper.
Something between a hindrance and a help.
- Wordsworth.

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