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  Words related to barrier

Related / Similar Words: roadblock

 

Definition:
  • a structure or object that impedes free movement;
  • any condition that makes it difficult to make progress or to achieve an objective; "intolerance is a barrier to understanding";
  • anything serving to maintain separation by obstructing vision or access;

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    Hyponyms: bannister, banister, balustrade, balusters, handrail, barricade, breakwater, groin, groyne, mole, bulwark, seawall, jetty, bulwarks, crash barrier, dam, dyke, levee, fence, fencing, fender, wing, grate, grating, hurdle, movable barrier, railing, rail, revetment, roadblock, starting gate, starting stalls, ideological barrier, language barrier, bar, blood-brain barrier, curtain

     

     
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