hindered (part of speech: verb)
restricted, crippled, bunged, handicapped, fouled, frustrated, dragged, burdened, clogged, snarled, entangled, paralyzed, curbed, caught, plugged, tangled, choked, stayed, thwarted, interrupted, dammed, impaired, braked, snagged, congested, complicated, cramped, restrained, encumbered, bottlenecked, entrapped, jammed, mired, hamstrung, hampered, delayed, deterred, detained, baffled, crimped, barred, constipated, fettered, stopped, blocked, constrained
closed (part of speech: adjective)
opposed (part of speech: verb)
defied, checked, conflicted, antagonized, confronted, hindered, countered, objected, counterattacked, crossed, meddled, disputed, intercepted, impeded, opposed, contradicted, resisted, interfered, repulsed, oppressed, fought, repressed, inhibited, repelled, counteracted, rebuffed, disagreed, challenged, suppressed, protested
- The fierce wind drove the flames at the sides and back of the house up the clearing; and our passage to the road, or to the forest, on the right and left, was entirely obstructed by a sea of flames. - "Roughing it in the Bush", Susanna Moodie.
- The Reformation was the great Event of that Sixteenth Century; according as a man did something in that, or did nothing and obstructed doing, has he much claim to memory, or no claim, in this age of ours. - "History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. III. (of XXI.) Frederick The Great--The Hohenzollerns In Brandenburg--1412-1718", Thomas Carlyle.
- The thought came to him, what if the tunnel were obstructed at the further end? - "A Hero of Liége", Herbert Strang.