obstacle - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate obstacle

obstacle is hyphenated as ob-sta-cle

How to pronounce obstacle

obstacle is pronounced ´ɑːbs təkəl

Number of syllables in obstacle

The number of syllables in obstacle is 3

What part of speech in obstacle?

obstacle is a noun

How common in the word obstacle?

obstacle is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does obstacle convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'obstacle'

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Common collocations before 'obstacle'

any, around, clear, first, just, last, like, many, now, over, present, such, through, way, will

Common collocations of 'obstacle'

able, any, around, big, clear, dangerous, did, encounter, even, face, first, get, great, just, last, like, many, next, now, only, over, present, saw, size, such, through, time, way, will, worked

Words with similar spelling to obstacle

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Common Adverb Collocations of obstacle

almost, also, always, as, even, far, here, how, however, long, much, necessarily, never, not, now, often, only, perhaps, probably, rather, so, soon, still, therefore, thus, too, very, well, when, yet

Common Conjunction Collocations of obstacle

and, but, either, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing obstacle

Synonyms of 'bar'
Synonyms of 'barrier'
Synonyms of 'blank wall'
Synonyms of 'blind alley'
Synonyms of 'Block'
Synonyms of 'blockade'
Synonyms of 'bottleneck'
Synonyms of 'catch'
Synonyms of 'choking'
Synonyms of 'clog'
Synonyms of 'complication'
Synonyms of 'congestion'
Synonyms of 'constipation'
Synonyms of 'cordon'
Synonyms of 'deterrent'
Synonyms of 'difficulty'
Synonyms of 'disadvantage'
Synonyms of 'drawback'
Synonyms of 'embolism'
Synonyms of 'encumbrance'
Common Noun Collocations of biggest
Common Noun Collocations of bounce
Common Noun Collocations of bedrock
Common Noun Collocations of daunting
Common Noun Collocations of encountered
Common Noun Collocations of encounters
Common Noun Collocations of encountering
Common Noun Collocations of formidable
Common Noun Collocations of fearsome
Common Noun Collocations of gossamer
Common Noun Collocations of heartbreaking
Common Noun Collocations of hurdles
Common Noun Collocations of invincible
Common Noun Collocations of impassable
Common Noun Collocations of impractical
Common Noun Collocations of impeded
Common Noun Collocations of insurmountable
Common Noun Collocations of interposed
Common Noun Collocations of overcome
Common Noun Collocations of overcame
Common Noun Collocations of overcoming
Common Noun Collocations of overcomes
Common Noun Collocations of path
Common Noun Collocations of pose
Common Noun Collocations of remove
Common Noun Collocations of removing
Common Noun Collocations of realization
Common Noun Collocations of removes
Common Noun Collocations of stood
Common Noun Collocations of stand
Common Noun Collocations of serious
Common Noun Collocations of success
Common Noun Collocations of seemingly
Common Noun Collocations of strewn
Common Noun Collocations of unicorns
Common Noun Collocations of unlooked