late 14c., hyndermest; see hinder (adj.) + -most.
[hind-fuh l] /ˈhɪnd fəl/ noun, (in the Volsunga Saga) 1. the mountain on whose fiery top Brynhild slept until awakened by Sigurd.
[hin-der] /ˈhɪn dər/ verb (used with object) 1. to cause delay, interruption, or difficulty in; hamper; impede: The storm hindered our progress. 2. to prevent from doing, acting, or happening; stop: to hinder a man from committing a crime. verb (used without object) 3. to be an obstacle or impediment. [hahyn-der] /ˈhaɪn dər/ adjective 1. […]
[hahynd-guht] /ˈhaɪndˌgʌt/ noun 1. Zoology. 2. Embryology, Zoology. the posterior part of the embryonic alimentary canal from which the colon and rectum develop. /ˈhaɪndˌɡʌt/ noun 1. the part of the vertebrate digestive tract comprising the colon and rectum 2. the posterior part of the digestive tract of arthropods hindgut hind·gut (hīnd’gŭt’) n.
[hin-dee] /ˈhɪn di/ noun 1. the most widely spoken of the modern Indic vernaculars, especially its best-known variety, Western Hindi. 2. a literary language derived from Hindustani, used by Hindus. /ˈhɪndɪ/ noun 1. a language or group of dialects of N central India. It belongs to the Indic branch of the Indo-European family and is […]