Hurdles - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈhɝːdəlz|  American pronunciation of the word hurdles
Brit.  |ˈhɜːdəlz|  British pronunciation of the word hurdles
- this word is used as a present tense form (he/she/it) of the verbto hurdle
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounhurdle

noun

- a footrace in which contestants must negotiate a series of hurdles (syn: hurdling)

Examples

He won a medal in the high hurdles.

The company faces severe financial hurdles this year.

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