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thwarting

Definitions of thwarting
  1. noun
    an act of hindering someone's plans or efforts
    synonyms: foiling, frustration
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    type of:
    hinderance, hindrance, interference
    the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding
  2. adjective
    preventing realization or attainment of a desire
    synonyms: frustrating, frustrative
    preventative, preventive
    tending to prevent or hinder
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