Definition of 'hinder'
See also: hind
- be a hindrance or obstacle to; "She is impeding the progress of our project"
- hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of; "His brother blocked him at every turn"
Synonyms: obstruct blockade block stymie stymy embarrass
- put at a disadvantage; "The brace I have to wear is hindering my movements"
Synonyms: handicap hamper
- located at or near the back of an animal; "back (or hind) legs"; "the hinder part of a carcass"
Synonyms: back hind