Share this entry

Share this page

obstruction

Synonyms of obstruction in English:

noun

  • the issue was the major obstruction to progress on the peace process
    blockage, stoppage, congestion, bottleneck, hold-up;
    Medicine occlusion
    British informal spanner in the works
    North American informal monkey wrench in the works
    dated cumber
  • Definition of obstruction in:

    Share this entry

    Share this page

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day resilient
    Pronunciation: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
    adjective
    able to recoil or spring back into shape…