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impede
used in Atlas Shrugged

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create difficulty so as to slow or prevent (something)
  • Get the hell out of my way-she thought, not with resentment, but almost with amusement, with a sense of detachment and deliverance, addressing it to the passers-by, to the traffic when it impeded her hurried progress, and to any fear she had known in the past.
    3.9 Part 3 Chapter 9 — The Generator (34% in)

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