Definition Of obstruct


block (an opening, path, road, etc.); be or get in the way of.

she was obstructing the entrance

Example Of obstruct

  • Additional commissioner of Police Chandra said that instructions have been given to cut down only branches that obstruct the movement of buses.

  • And, this is exactly what the terrorists want to be - obstructors of peace!

  • As a designer, this often tends to be my preference simply because I have a difficult time justifying to myself why I would obstruct information when I could clearly and simply present it instead.

  • By virtue of the obligations arising from the Treaty the Member States are under a duty not to obstruct the direct effect inherent in regulations and other rules of Community law.

  • fears that the regime would obstruct the distribution of food

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