It seems like they both mean something like to prevent but I prefer to know what does it mean exactly ?


nix transitive verb:

To refuse to accept or allow (something) : to say no to (something, such as a suggestion or plan)


 To make (something, such as a task or action) slow or difficult.

Examples of HINDER

  • The witness refused to cooperate, hindering the investigation.

  • The country's economic growth is being hindered by the sanctions.

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