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Hamper

Ham´per   Pronunciation: hăm´pẽr
n.1.A large basket, usually with a cover, used for the packing and carrying of articles; as, a hamper of wine; a clothes hamper; an oyster hamper, which contains two bushels.
v. t.1.To put in a hamper.
[imp. & p. p. Hampered (-pẽrd); p. pr. & vb. n. Hampering.]
1.To put a hamper or fetter on; to shackle; to insnare; to inveigle; to entangle; hence, to impede in motion or progress; to embarrass; to encumber.
A lion hampered in a net.
- L'Estrange.
They hamper and entangle our souls.
- Tillotson.
n.1.A shackle; a fetter; anything which impedes.
2.(Naut.) Articles ordinarily indispensable, but in the way at certain times.
Top hamper
(Naut.) unnecessary spars and rigging kept aloft.
Noun1.hamper - a restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner)
2.hamper - a basket usually with a cover
Verb1.hamper - prevent the progress or free movement of; "He was hampered in his efforts by the bad weather"; "the imperilist nation wanted to strangle the free trade between the two small countries"
Synonyms: cramp, halter, strangle
2.hamper - put at a disadvantage; "The brace I have to wear is hindering my movements"
Synonyms: handicap, hinder
To see a hamper in your dream, indicates that you need to find a more productive way to express your negative feelings.Oregon boat, anchor, bag, balk, bar, barrel, barricade, basket, bear hard upon, bilbo, bind, block, bond, bonds, bottle, box, box up, bridle, burden, burthen, camisole, can, capsule, cargo, carton, case, cask, chain, chains, charge, check, clog, collar, cramp, crate, creel, crimp, cripple, cross, cuffs, cumber, cumbrance, curb, curtail, deadweight, delay, difficulty, diminish, disadvantage, discomfit, embarrass, embarrassment, encase, enchain, encumber, encumbrance, encyst, enmesh, ensnarl, entangle, entoil, entrammel, entrap, entwine, fasten, fetter, foil, freight, frustrate, gag, gyve, gyves, halter, hamstring, handcuff, handcuffs, handicap, hobble, hobbles, hog-tie, hold up, hopple, hopples, hurdle, impediment, impedimenta, imposition, inconvenience, inhibit, interfere with, involve, irons, jar, lade, lame, lash, leading strings, leash, lessen, lime, limit, load, lumber, make fast, manacle, moor, muzzle, net, obstruct, obstruction, onus, oppress, overburden, overload, overtax, overweight, pack, package, pannier, parcel, peg down, penalty, picket, pillory, pin down, pinion, pot, press down, press hard upon, punnet, put in irons, reduce, reins, rest hard upon, restraint, restraints, restrict, retard, rope, rub, sack, saddle, saddle with, secure, shackle, slow, snag, snarl, stocks, straightjacket, strait-waistcoat, straitjacket, stranglehold, strap, stumbling block, tangle, tank, tax, tether, tie, tie down, tie up, tight-fisted, tin, toil, trammel, trammels, trouble, weigh down, weigh heavy on, weigh on, weigh upon, weight, white elephant, yoke
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