French translation of 'impediment'
entrave mto be an impediment to sthsee also speech impediment
être une entrave à qch
⇒ The new taxes were a major impediment to economic growth.
Les nouveaux impôts constituaient une importante entrave à la croissance économique.
⇒ The current level of rates was not an impediment to economic recovery.
Le niveau actuel des taux ne constitue pas une entrave à la reprise de l'économie.
Example Sentences Including 'impediment'
That she was carrying Voss's embryo was the impediment , which, as soon as the thought occurred, was dispatched.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
Beardsley kept trying to say something, but he sounded as though he had a speech impediment.Doubting Thomas
Maria Kiesler was a plump, fresh-faced woman in her late thirties whose limited English was no impediment to communication.The Sound of Murder
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Translation of impediment from the Collins English to French Dictionary