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Polish translation of “stumbling block”

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stumbling block

noun [C]
 
 
a problem which makes it very difficult to do something
przeszkoda
Lack of money has been the main stumbling block.Preventing and impedingLimiting and restrictingDifficult 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 Chinese (Simplified) 障碍物, 绊脚石…
(Definition of stumbling block from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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