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English definition of “obstructive”

obstructive

adjective     /əbˈstrʌk.tɪv/ disapproving
trying to stop someone from doing something by causing problems for them: We'd have made a decision by now if Jean hadn't been so obstructive.Unhelpful and Uncooperative obstructively     /-li/ adverb obstructiveness     /-nəs/ noun [U]
(Definition of obstructive adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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