Usage examples for hinders

  1. The next difficulty which hinders our expansion in this department is the want of suitable and permanent situations, Although we have been marvellously successful so far, having at this hour probably 1, 200 girls in domestic service alone, still the difficulty in this respect is great. – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  2. " It hinders he goes on, " it hinders us from seeing more than one single point, the culminating and exceptional point, the summary, fictitious and arbitrary, of a thought and of a work. – Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold by Matthew Arnold
  3. And he says that the prayer- meeting hinders the work, Jem? – Daisy by Elizabeth Wetherell