Adjective "Hampered" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Hampered


    Definition:

    1. to hold back; hinder; impede: A steady rain hampered the progress of the work.

    2. to interfere with; curtail: The dancers' movements were hampered by their elaborate costumes. noun

    3. Nautical. gear that, although necessary to the operations of a vessel, is sometimes in the way.

    Origin:
    hamper

    Examples:

    "recoveries can be hampered by lacks."

    "stocks can be hampered by tones."

    "stocks can be hampered by markets."

    "people can be hampered by things."

    "people can be hampered by lacks."

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