Definitions For Hindrance


  • 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
  • A person or thing that makes a situation difficult : a person or thing that hinders someone or something
  • The act of making it difficult for someone to act or for something to be done : the act of hindering someone or something

Is Hindrance a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

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

Examples of Hindrance in a Sentence

  • Is my presence here a help or a hindrance?
  • Made a survey of all the hindrances to wheelchair access, such as curbs and stairs

Synonyms for Hindrance

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