Synonyms of drawback in English:

drawback

noun

  • the major drawback to this method is that it can be very time-consuming
    disadvantage, snag, downside, stumbling block, catch, hitch, pitfall, fly in the ointment; weak spot/point, weakness, flaw, defect, imperfection, fault; handicap, limitation, trouble, difficulty, problem, issue, complication, liability, nuisance; hindrance, obstacle, hurdle, impediment, obstruction, inconvenience, barrier, curb, check, discouragement, deterrent, damper
    informal minus, hiccup
    British informal spanner in the works
    North American informal monkey wrench in the works
    [Antonyms] benefit advantage
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