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Synonyms for set back

Synonyms for (verb) set back

Synonyms: set back Definition: slow down the progress of; hinder Usage: His late start set him back

Similar words: hinder, impede Definition: be a hindrance or obstacle to Usage: She is impeding the progress of our project

Synonyms: remit, postpone, prorogue, put off, put over, set back, shelve, defer, table, hold over Definition: hold back to a later time Usage: let's postpone the exam

Similar words: delay Definition: act later than planned, scheduled, or required Usage: Don't delay your application to graduate school or else it won't be considered

Synonyms: put back, set back, knock back Definition: cost a certain amount Usage: My daughter's wedding set me back $20,000

Similar words: be, cost Definition: be priced at Usage: These shoes cost $100