Part of speech:
Anything that gets in the way or hinders; impediment; obstruction; hindrance
The definition of a barrier is anything, either natural or manmade, that keeps something from passing through.
Something that is difficult, as a hard problem or an obstacle or objection
A speech defect; stutter, lisp, stammer, etc.
To overcome is to prevail in spite of adversity, to successfully solve a problem or defeat an opponent, or to be consumed with something.
Jump is defined as to bounce or spring from the ground or from one surface to another.
To move with a leap or series of leaps
To obstruct with a roadblock
To remove (objects or obstructions):
To cause to be at a disadvantage; hinder; impede
To venture (something):
To try to avoid or lessen loss in connection with (a bet, risk, etc.) by making counterbalancing bets, investments, etc.
To move oneself suddenly from the ground, etc. by using one's leg muscles; jump; spring
To snag is defined as to break, destroy or tear by getting caught on something.
To cause to close or snap shut, as by a spring
(Said of one's voice) To change in order to give the illusion that the voice is that of someone else.
To enclose, surround, or fortify with or as if with a wall:
The act or an instance of becoming open or being made to open:
A person who doesn't fit in with the main scheme of things; an interloper; someone you need to placate.
To measure by or as by a scale
To jump or leap over, especially with the aid of a support such as the hands or a pole.
Any solid piece of material used to strengthen or support
A shoe, sandal, etc. with a thick, usually wooden, sole: light clogs are used in clog dancing
Necessary but encumbering equipment on a ship.
Any person or thing that hinders; obstacle; impediment; obstruction
A pleading in common law denying an allegation of fact in an adversary’s pleading or contesting that the adversary lacked adequate knowledge to make such an allegation in the first place. See also denial.
One that helps:
An unobstructed area of land or water:
Thrive means to grow strong and healthy.
To change posture or position; stir:
To cause to rise:
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