Bedeutung von “hurdle” — Learner’s Dictionary

hurdle

noun [ C ] us uk /ˈhɜːdl/
FENCE

a bar or fence that people or horses jump over in a race

PROBLEM

a problem or difficulty that you have to deal with in order to be able to make progress:

Getting a work permit was the first hurdle to overcome.

(Definition von “hurdle noun” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)