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hinder -- as in: hindered by
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Crime and Punishment
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  • I assure you that all that is seriously hindering my recovery, because it’s continually irritating me.
  • The idea is simple, but unhappily it has been a long time reaching us, being hindered by idealism and sentimentality.
  • I will withdraw, that I may not hinder the pleasures of family intimacy, and the discussion of secrets.
  • "What, what," he thought, "could hitherto have hindered her from putting an end to it?"
  • That was why I hid myself just now like a schoolboy, for I was afraid you would hinder me.
  • But now in any case I cannot reckon on it, and I particularly desire not to hinder your discussion of the secret proposals of Arkady Ivanovitch Svidrigailov, which he has entrusted to your brother and which have, I perceive, a great and possibly a very agreeable interest for you.

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  • Her efforts to turn the department around were further hindered by budgetary cuts.
  • The brace I have to wear is hindering my movements

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