Verbal Ability - Synonyms - Discussion

Discussion :: Synonyms - Section 1 (Q.No.45)

In the following the questions choose the word which best expresses the meaning of the given word.



[A]. Hindrance
[B]. Repression
[C]. Obstacle
[D]. Restriction

Answer: Option D


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Rrr said: (Mar 4, 2011)  
What is meant by repression and hindrance?

Sundar said: (Mar 4, 2011)  
Restraint: A measure or condition that keeps someone or something under control or within limits.

Repression: The action of subduing someone or something by force;

Hindrance: A thing that provides resistance, delay, or obstruction to something or someone

Devishree said: (Aug 24, 2011)  
Tell me diff b/w hindrance and obstacle.

Karun said: (Sep 5, 2011)  
Obstacle hinders your progress.

Karthi said: (Feb 14, 2012)  

Rajiv said: (Jun 4, 2013)  
Why not obstacle?

Neha said: (Jan 3, 2014)  
Obstacle is something or someone causing a break in your progress.

Arvind Kumar Chaubey said: (Jan 26, 2014)  
Obstacle means something or someone who arises difficulty in your progress. SYNONYMS: obstacle, obstruction, bar, barrier, block, hindrance, impediment, snag.

Hima said: (Sep 21, 2014)  
What is repression?

Kamaal said: (Oct 1, 2015)  
In oxford dictionary restraint meaning is given as "hindrance". Check it out.

Dedeepya said: (May 22, 2016)  
Why not repression? I think repression is more close to restraint.

Ankit said: (Sep 4, 2016)  
Why not a hindrance?

Hindrance and restrictions mean same.

Navya Gandrapu said: (Oct 21, 2016)  
The Hindrance is a delay or resist. But Restriction is a control.

Dinesh Deshmukh said: (Sep 13, 2017)  
I think to control or manupulet.

Siddesh D R said: (Sep 11, 2018)  
I did not understand anyone please explain me properly.

Sam said: (Jun 19, 2019)  
I agree @Hima.

Why not repression?

Ankita Sengupta said: (Sep 6, 2020)  
Repression mean restraint. How can it be option D?

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