Usage examples for hindrances

  1. Brick walls and granite mountains may be no hindrances to its movements, or its freedom and power to see, act, and enjoy. – Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam
  2. The two chief hindrances to peace were Kleon and Brasidas; as war concealed the baseness of the former, and added to the glory of the latter. – Plutarch's Lives Volume III. by Plutarch
  3. It is this secret instinct which is one of the great hindrances to the reign of Jesus in our souls. – Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 by Augustus J. C. Hare