impediment in a sentence

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Something that hinders or blocks an action or progress;

His poor knowledge of English is a real impediment to his attempts to find employment.

Larry doesn’t have much experience, so I think he may be more of an impediment than anything.

His failure to complete high school will be a serious impediment to future job prospects.

Do you think having a foreign accent presents an impediment to you when you are looking for a job?

Poor sight is an impediment to an athlete.

By going around the world in his wheelchair, Rick Hansen showed the world that an impediment shouldn’t stop you from achieving your goals.

In many of these cases, resistance to change was an impediment to the reform process.