Is HINDRANCE a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'hindrance'


  1. HINDRANCE, the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding
  2. HINDRANCE, any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
  3. HINDRANCE, something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
  4. HINDRANCE, a person or thing that makes a situation difficult : a person or thing that hinders someone or something
  5. HINDRANCE, the act of making it difficult for someone to act or for something to be done : the act of hindering someone or something

Synonyms for 'hindrance'

The word HINDRANCE is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'hindrance' in a sentence

  1. Is my presence here a help or a hindrance?
  2. made a survey of all the hindrances to wheelchair access, such as curbs and stairs

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