Definition of "impeding" []

  • To restrict or retard in action, progress, etc; hinder; obstruct (verb)
  • Present participle of impede. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "impeding" in a sentence
  • "It did not succeed in impeding the war effort [in the Philippines] ..."
  • "This may reflect the role of the Alps in impeding free flow of people between Italy and the rest of Europe."
  • "Bush didn't use this power because he had no interest in impeding the BPP, which was infamous for rubber-stamping executions."