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Definition 1: any structure that makes progress difficult - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for obstructer in the sense of this definition

(obstructer is a kind of ...) a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

"the structure consisted of a series of arches" "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"

(... is a kind of obstructer ) an obstruction (usually metal) placed at the top of a goal

"it was an excellent kick but the ball hit the bar"

(... is a kind of obstructer ) a structure or object that impedes free movement

(... is a kind of obstructer ) prevents access or progress

(... is a kind of obstructer ) an obstruction in a pipe or tube

"we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe"

(... is a kind of obstructer ) any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome

(... is a kind of obstructer ) an obstruction that stands in the way (and must be removed or surmounted or circumvented)

(... is a kind of obstructer ) a movable obstruction in a lock that must be adjusted to a given position (as by a key) before the bolt can be thrown

Definition 2: someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for obstructer in the sense of this definition

(obstructer is a kind of ...) a person who disputes; who is good at or enjoys controversy

(... is a kind of obstructer ) someone with an aggressively negative attitude

(... is a kind of obstructer ) one who stonewalls or refuses to answer or cooperate; someone who delays by lengthy speeches etc.

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