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stumbling block

noun [C]  us   /ˈstʌm·blɪŋ ˌblɑk/
a difficulty that prevents progress, understanding, or agreement: Several major stumbling blocks must be resolved.
Translations of “stumbling block”
in Korean 장애물…
in Arabic حَجر عَثْرة…
in Portuguese pedra no caminho…
in Catalan entrebanc…
in Japanese 障害, 妨げ…
in Italian ostacolo, intoppo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 障礙物, 絆腳石…
in Russian камень преткновения…
in Turkish engel, mânia, zorluk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 障碍物, 绊脚石…
in Polish przeszkoda…
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