[ UK /ɒbstɹˈʌktɪd/ ]
[ US /əbˈstɹəktɪd/ ]
  1. shut off to passage or view or hindered from action
    justice obstructed is not justice
    a partially obstructed passageway
    an obstructed view
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How To Use obstructed In A Sentence

  • The Japanese fisheries agency said activists on Thursday obstructed Japanese whaling in the Antarctic by throwing bottles of what it described as butyric acid onto whaling ships, as well as flashing laser lights and using water cannon. EcoEarth.Info Environment RSS Newsfeed
  • Free-kick to Ukraine outside the box on the left-hand side, after Kalin is obstructed by Trabe.
  • Tall trees obstructed his view of the road.
  • From whatever vantage point, the views are panoramic and unobstructed. Times, Sunday Times
  • All staff, from Stilwell to the summer interns who answered phones and restocked supply shelves, were assembled and scattered among the desks in the largest space in the headquarters, where partitions had been removed to give them an unobstructed view of their candidate. O: A Presidential Novel
  • The other woman sighed; Vicky's view of her was obstructed by a circle of three guards that surrounded her.
  • They are attenuating and deobstruent, consequently of service in disorders arising from a languid circulation, a viscidity of the juices, a lax fibre, and obstructed viscera. Travels through France and Italy
  • The assassin had planned to shoot Park in the lobby of the theater, but failed to get an unobstructed view.
  • After the earthquake many roads were obstructed by collapsed buildings.
  • The escorting policemen gave vent to their ire at other road users when the peak hour traffic obstructed the VIP's movement.
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