Predicate: hinder

Roleset id: hinder.01 , (try to) stop, prevent, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

hinder.01: HINDER-V NOTES: Member of VNcls forbid-67. (from hinder.01-v)


hinder (v.)Hindering


        Arg0-PAG: stopper, preventer (vnrole: 67-agent)
        Arg1-PPT: Theme (action or object being prevented) (vnrole: 67-theme)
        Arg2-PRD: secondary predication on arg1 or action
        Arg3-MNR: instrument, if separate from arg0

Example: transitive

        Prudential-Bache's Mr. Rodgers said he doesn't see the industry's capacity-expansion program hindering takeover activity.

        Arg0: the industry's capacity-expansion program
        Rel: hindering
        Arg1: takeover activity

Example: with secondary predication

        While ``the tone'' of domestic and international air-freight markets remains sound, [seasonal factors]-1 are likely *trace*-1 to hinder Burlington Air from matching third-quarter results in the fourth quarter, Pittston said.

        Arg0: *trace*
        Rel: hinder
        Arg1: Burlington Air
        Arg2: from matching third-quarter results in the fourth quarter

Example: with instrument?

        John hindered Mary from studying with his incessant pleas for sex.

        Arg0: John
        Rel: hindered
        Arg1: Mary
        Arg2: from studying
        Arg3: with his incessant pleas for sex