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early form of hindrance.

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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for hinderance

Historical Examples of hinderance

  • You ought to say that you think I'll never be a hinderance to you.

    The Story of a Play

    W. D. Howells

  • And the difference in race is a hinderance to a common ground of sympathy.

    Deaconesses in Europe

    Jane M. Bancroft

  • Percival had had a nervous fear of some hinderance on his way to the station.

  • But I'm not used to so much society, and I don't want to be any hinderance.

    Mrs. Dud's Sister

    Josephine Daskam

  • When it is a means of the concord of the churches, and no hinderance to our other prayers.

    A Christian Directory

    Baxter Richard