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hamstring

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈhæmstrɪŋ/ ( past tense and past participle hamstrung)
to make it difficult for a person, team, or organization to do something
срывать (планы, усилия и т. д.)
Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
Translations of “hamstring”
in Chinese (Traditional) 使受限制, 使難有作爲…
in Turkish zora sokmak, elini kolunu bağlamak, yapamayacak duruma getirmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使受限制, 使难有作为…
in Polish ograniczać, paraliżować…
(Definition of hamstring verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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