As verbs the difference between hampered and tampered
is that hampered
) while tampered
As an adjective hampered
is impeded or encumbered as if chained or fettered.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
impeded or encumbered as if chained or fettered
A person or thing that tamps.
A tool used to tamp something down, such as tobacco in a pipe.
To alter by making unauthorized changes; to meddle.
(in professional sports) To discuss future contracts against league rules with a player.