Synonyms of stumbling block in English:

stumbling block

See definition of stumbling block


1‘the language problem is a fundamental stumbling block’

obstacle, hurdle, barrier, bar, hindrance, impediment, handicap, disadvantage, restriction, limitation
snag, hitch, catch, drawback, difficulty, problem, issue, weakness, defect, pitfall, complication
informal fly in the ointment, hiccup, facer
British informal spanner in the works
North American informal monkey wrench in the works

advantage, benefit