Obstructionist meaning

əb-strŭkshə-nĭst, ŏb-
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Someone who systematically obstructs the actions of others.
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One who systematically blocks or interrupts a process, especially one who attempts to impede passage of legislation by the use of delaying tactics, such as a filibuster.
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Anyone who obstructs progress; esp., a member of a legislative group who hinders the passage of legislation by various technical maneuvers.
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Of obstructionists or obstructionism.
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Someone who attempts to impede the progress of legislation.
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Origin of obstructionist