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Related / Similar Words: obstruction

 

Definition:
  • an obstruction that stands in the way (and must be removed or surmounted or circumvented);
  • something immaterial that stands in the way and must be circumvented or surmounted; "lack of immagination is an obstacle to one''s advancement"; "the poverty of a district is an obstacle to good education"; "the filibuster was a major obstruction to the s;

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    Hyponyms: hazard, stumbling block, water jump, barrier, roadblock, hang-up, hitch, rub, snag, hurdle, stymie

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 障碍   Dutch: obstakel  
    Finnish: este   French: obstacle  
    German: Hindernis   Hungarian: akadály  
    Italian: ostacolo   Japanese: 障害  
    Korean: 방해물   Polish: trudność  
    Portuguese: obstáculo   Russian: препятствие  
    Spanish: obstáculo   Swedish: hinder  
     
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