Translation of "hamper" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈhæm·pər/ us /ˈhæm·pər/

to make it difficult for someone to do something

The police investigation was hampered by a lack of help from the community.
noun uk /ˈhæm·pər/ us /ˈhæm·pər/

a large, rectangular container with a lid

cesta, canasta
a picnic hamper

(Translation of “hamper” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈhӕmpə/

to make it difficult for (someone) to do something

estorbar, impedir, obstaculizar
I tried to run away, but I was hampered by my long dress.

(Translation of “hamper” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)