Disadvantage and Hindrance


Disadvantage noun - A feature of someone or something that creates difficulty for achieving success.
Usage example: their lack of height was a disadvantage on the basketball court

Hindrance is a synonym for disadvantage in drawback topic. In some cases you can use "Hindrance" instead a noun "Disadvantage", when it comes to topics like handicap, impediment.

Nearby Word: disadvantageous


Hindrance noun - Something that makes movement or progress difficult.
Usage example: made a survey of all the hindrances to wheelchair access, such as curbs and stairs

Disadvantage is a synonym for hindrance in handicap topic. You can use "Disadvantage" instead a noun "Hindrance", if it concerns topics such as impediment, drawback.

Nearby Word: hinder

How words are described

physical physical disadvantage physical hindrance
real real disadvantage real hindrance
constant constant disadvantage constant hindrance
massive massive disadvantage massive hindrance
Other adjectives: extreme, great, serious, dangerous, slight, bad, main, major, additional, significant, greatest, crippling.
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