barrier translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "barrier" - English-Spanish dictionary

barrier

noun   /ˈbær·i·ər/
a wall that stops people from going into an area valla Police put up barriers to hold back the crowd.
something that prevents people from doing what they want to do barrera Shyness is one of the biggest barriers to making friends.
(Definition of barrier from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

barrier

noun /ˈbӕriə/
something put up as a defence or protection barrera a safety barrier.
something that causes difficulty barrera, obstáculo His lack of formal qualifications was a barrier to promotion.
(Definition of barrier from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Luckily, no one was hurt. (Adverbs for starting sentences)
Luckily, no one was hurt. (Adverbs for starting sentences)
by ,
June 29, 2016
by Kate Woodford This week we’re looking at adverbs that we use to introduce sentences. We’ll begin with a set of adverbs that we use to show we are grateful for something that happened. Starting with a very common adverb, fortunately often introduces a sentence in which the speaker talks about a good thing that happened,

Read More 

Word of the Day

friend with benefits

a friend with whom you also have a sexual relationship

Word of the Day

creeping obesity noun
creeping obesity noun
June 27, 2016
obesity which results from incremental weight gain over a number of years More than just a holiday glow: Experts reveal taking a vacation can actually save your LIFE (but there is still a risk of ‘creeping obesity’)

Read More