To better see all uses of the word
The House of Mirth
please enable javascript.

Used In
The House of Mirth
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Gerty broke off, abashed at the sound of her own eloquence, and impeded by the difficulty of giving precise expression to her vague yearning for her friend’s retrieval.

  • There are no more uses of "impede" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • She is impeding the progress of our project
  • But the hill was treacherously steep; he was impeded by the snow and his own lack of strength.
    Lois Lowry  --  The Giver

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading