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From Old French obstacle, from Latin obstāculum.

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɒbstəkl/
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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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From Latin obstāculum.

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obstacle m (plural obstacles)

  1. obstacle

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin obstaculum, from obstō

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obstacle m (plural obstacles)

  1. obstacle

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