Definitions For Impede


  • Block passage through
  • Be a hindrance or obstacle to
  • To slow the movement, progress, or action of (someone or something)

Is Impede a Scrabble Word?

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

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Impede is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Impede in a Sentence

  • He claims that economic growth is being impeded by government regulations.
  • The soldiers could not impede the enemy's advance.

Synonyms for Impede

Antonyms for Impede

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