Cramping Ones Style

Pronunciation of Cramping Ones Style
/kɹˈampɪŋ wˈɒnz stˈa͡ɪl/, /kɹˈampɪŋ wˈɒnz stˈa‍ɪl/, /k_ɹ_ˈa_m_p_ɪ_ŋ w_ˈɒ_n_z s_t_ˈaɪ_l/

Synonyms for cramping ones style:

balk (verb)

baffle, bar, beat, check, circumvent, counteract, cramp, dash, defeat, disappoint, disconcert, foil, forestall, frustrate, hinder, obstruct, prevent, ruin, stall, stop, cramp one's style, throw a curve, throw monkey wrench in, upset the apple cart.

frustrate (verb)

annul, arrest, balk, block, cancel, confront, conquer, counter, crimp, depress, discourage, dishearten, forbid, halt, hold up, impede, inhibit, lick, negate, neutralize, nullify, obviate, outwit, overcome, preclude, prohibit, stump, stymie, hang up, foul up, dash one's hope, give the run around, render null and void, upset the applecart.

hamper (verb)

bind, clog, cumber, curb, drag one's feet, embarrass, encumber, entangle, fetter, hamstring, handicap, hobble, hog-tie, inconvenience, leash, restrain, shackle, slow down, thwart, tie, trammel, tie up, interfere with, retard, get in the way, tie one's hands.

handcuff (verb)

chain, Inc.

hobble (verb)

fasten, gimp, hamper, Entrammel, put a crimp in.

hog-tie (verb)


impede (verb)

brake, close off, dam, delay, deter, discomfit, disrupt, faze, freeze, interfere, oppose, rattle, shut down, shut off, slow, stonewall, cut off, saddle with, blow whistle on, flag one.

stymie (verb)

choke off, confound, corner, crab, hold off, mystify, nonplus, pigeonhole, puzzle, shelve, snooker, dead-end, hang fire, put on back burner, put on hold, throw a monkey wrench into.

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