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stumbling block

noun [C]
 
 
something which prevents action or agreement
障碍物;绊脚石
Lack of willingness to compromise on both sides is the main/major stumbling block to reaching a settlement.
双方都不愿妥协是问题无法解决的主要症结。
Difficult things and peoplePreventing and impeding
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 Polish przeszkoda…
(Definition of stumbling block from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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