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impede
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
create difficulty so as to slow or prevent (something)
  • Wrapped up in a shawl, I still carried the unknown little child: I might not lay it down anywhere, however tired were my arms — however much its weight impeded my progress, I must retain it.
    Chapter 25 (68% in)

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