Synonyms & Antonyms : Hamper





Hamper



( Verb )


His walk is
hampered by his heavy coat.

Synonyms :

Bind

Cramp

Curb

Encumber

Entangle

Fetter

Frustrate

Hamstring

Handicap

Impede

Obstruct

Prevent

Restrain

Thwart

Hold up

Contextual Examples:

They
bound his legs together so that he could not escape.

All these difficulties
cramped his progress.

Traveling is difficult when you are
encumbered with two small children and heavy suitcases.

Her long hair got
entangled in the rose bush.

My little sister
prevents me from doing my homework.

He attempted to
frustrate his political opponents by denying then access to the media.



Antonyms:

Aid

Assist

Host

Encourage

Expedite

Forward

Further

Help

Promote

Speed

Contextual Examples:

His absence
aided the rebels to gain control over the city.

I always
assist to my mother in cooking whenever I have time.

The parents
encouraged their child to concentrate in studies.

We must all
help each other in the time of need.

A training course was provided by this company that
promotes better communication between employers and its staff.

The drugs will help
speed her recovery.




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