Student Thesaurus

One entry found for hindrance.
Entry Word: hindrance
Function: noun
Text: 1 something that makes movement or progress more difficult <made a survey of all the hindrances to wheelchair access, such as curbs and stairs> -- see ENCUMBRANCE
2 something that stands in the way of one's progress or achievement <would like to grow veggies, but lack of sunny yard space has been a hindrance> -- see OBSTACLE 1