Translation of "hurdle" - English-Spanish dictionary

hurdle

noun uk /ˈhɜː·dl/

a bar or fence that people or horses jump over in a race

valla

a problem or difficulty that you have to deal with in order to be able to make progress

obstáculo
Getting a work permit was the first hurdle to overcome.

(Translation of “hurdle” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

hurdle

noun /ˈhəːdl/

a frame to be jumped in a race.

valla

a problem or difficulty

obstáculo
There are several hurdles to be got over in this project.
hurdler noun

corredor de vallas
hurdling noun

salto de vallas

(Translation of “hurdle” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)