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Arabic translation of “stumbling block”

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stumbling block

noun
 
/ˈstʌm·blɪŋ ˌblɒk/
a problem that makes it very difficult to do something
حَجر عَثْرة
Lack of money has been the main stumbling block.
Translations of “stumbling block”
in Korean 장애물…
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…
(Definition of stumbling block from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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