Spoilt and perfect

impediment
(n)
im-PED-i-mǝnt
Meaning

hindrance; obstacle; something that blocks the way

1st Sample Sentence

The greatest impediment to my becoming an academic historian was my lack of talent for languages.

Root

in (into in)#pes pedis (foot) (Latin)

Mnemonics

impediment itself has the word imped (e) which means to obstruct.

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