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  • verbobstruct, hinder
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Synonyms for impeding

verb obstruct, hinder
  • block
  • curb
  • cut off
  • delay
  • deter
  • disrupt
  • hamper
  • interfere
  • retard
  • slow
  • stymie
  • thwart
  • bar
  • brake
  • check
  • clog
  • dam
  • discomfit
  • disconcert
  • embarrass
  • faze
  • freeze
  • oppose
  • rattle
  • restrain
  • stonewall
  • stop
  • blow whistle on
  • close off
  • cramp one's style
  • flag one
  • hang up
  • hold up
  • saddle with
  • shut down
  • shut off
  • slow down

Antonyms for impeding

  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • encourage
  • expedite
  • forward
  • help
  • permit
  • promote
  • push
  • comfort
  • continue
  • free
  • go
  • liberate
  • open
  • release
  • soothe
  • unblock
  • unclog
  • facilitate
  • support
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to impeding

counter

adjective. opposite, opposing

deterring

adjective. stopping

disturbing

adjective. disquieting

imperviousness

noun. resistance

insusceptibility

noun. resistance

meddlesome

adjective. interfering
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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