obstacle

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French obstacle.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

obstacle (plural obstacles)

  1. Something that impedes, stands in the way of, or holds up progress
    A big obstacle to understanding the manual was that it had been poorly translated from the Japanese.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin obstaculum, from obstō

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

obstacle m (plural obstacles)

  1. obstacle

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