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synonyms for obstructed

  • block
  • curb
  • cut off
  • hamper
  • hinder
  • impede
  • inhibit
  • interfere
  • obscure
  • retard
  • stall
  • stonewall
  • stymie
  • thwart
  • arrest
  • bar
  • barricade
  • check
  • choke
  • clog
  • close
  • congest
  • crab
  • fill
  • frustrate
  • hamstring
  • hide
  • interrupt
  • mask
  • occlude
  • plug
  • restrain
  • sandbag
  • shield
  • stop
  • stopper
  • terminate
  • throttle
  • trammel
  • drag one's feet
  • foul up
  • get in the way
  • hang up
  • hold up
  • monkey with
  • shut off
  • slow down
  • weigh down
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antonyms for obstructed

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  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • encourage
  • facilitate
  • forward
  • further
  • help
  • permit
  • promote
  • push
  • begin
  • continue
  • free
  • lay bare
  • let go
  • liberate
  • open
  • release
  • reveal
  • start
  • support
  • unblock
  • uncover
  • unmask
  • unplug
  • unstop
  • abet
  • boost
  • clear
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How to use obstructed in a sentence

In this case the inundations have to find new paths on either side of the obstructed way.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
The ancient stairway was partially destroyed, the entrance completely obstructed, and some of the galleries walled up.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
The stairway B has been used as a wine store, and is obstructed by a wall and a smaller transverse stairway.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
She kept peeping out of her room, after she had written her little pencil-note, to see if the outer door was still obstructed.
RUTHELIZABETH CLEGHORN GASKELL
The action was, of course, obstructed and delayed in every way, by the power of Mrs. Barnes's millions behind the scenes.
MARRIAGE LA MODEMRS. HUMPHRY WARD
Dysmenorrhoea, difficult or obstructed menstruation, is a term used for menstruation accompanied by pain.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
He has obstructed the administration of justice, by refusing his assent to laws for establishing judiciary powers.
KEY-NOTES OF AMERICAN LIBERTYVARIOUS
Fortunately, after the first few feet, he discovered that the tunneled path was less obstructed than he had feared.
STAR BORNANDRE NORTON
They took a known short cut through dark and obstructed windings, and presently reached the side-door of the adjoining hotel.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
She endeavored to brush past on the lower side of the pathway; the sheer cut of the hill obstructed the upper.
MOUNTAINCLEMENT WOOD
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WORDS RELATED TO OBSTRUCTED

  • blocked
  • closed
  • closed at one end
  • concealed
  • dark
  • dead-end
  • dim
  • disguised
  • impassable
  • leading nowhere
  • obscured
  • obstructed
  • secluded
  • unmarked
  • without egress
  • without exit
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