Translation of "stumbling block" - English-Italian dictionary

stumbling block

noun uk /ˈstʌm·blɪŋ ˌblɒk/ us /ˈstʌm·blɪŋ ˌblɑk/

a problem that makes it very difficult to do something

ostacolo, intoppo
Lack of money has been the main stumbling block. La mancanza di soldi è stato l’ostacolo principale.

(Translation of “stumbling block” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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