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Synonyms and Antonyms of barrier

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barrier

synonym (synonym of barrier)

  • (noun)
    A bar is something that is or may be firmly fixed, ordinarily with intent to prevent entrance or egress; as, the bars of a prison cell; the bars of a more.. (noun)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    any condition that makes it difficult to make progress or to achieve an objective (noun.cognition)
     

antonym (antonym of barrier)

hypernym (barrier IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a structure or object that impedes free movement (noun.artifact)
    any structure that makes progress difficult (noun.artifact)
     
  • any condition that makes it difficult to make progress or to achieve an objective (noun.cognition)
    something immaterial that stands in the way and must be circumvented or surmounted (noun.cognition)
     
  • anything serving to maintain separation by obstructing vision or access (noun.object)
    a natural object resembling a machine in structure or function (noun.object)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF barrier relation)

  • a structure or object that impedes free movement (noun.artifact)
    a railing at the side of a staircase or balcony to prevent people from falling (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier (usually thrown up hastily) to impede the advance of an enemy (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a protective structure of stone or concrete; extends from shore into the water to prevent a beach from washing away (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a fencelike structure around a deck (usually plural) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a strong protective barrier that is erected around a racetrack or in the middle of a dual-lane highway in order to reduce the likelihood of severe acc more.. (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier constructed to contain the flow of water or to keep out the sea (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier that serves to enclose an area (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier that surrounds the wheels of a vehicle to block splashing water or mud (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier that has parallel or crossed bars blocking a passage but admitting air (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a light movable barrier that competitors must leap over in certain races (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier that can be moved to allow passage (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier against explosives (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc. (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a movable barrier on the starting line of a race course (noun.artifact)
     
  • any condition that makes it difficult to make progress or to achieve an objective (noun.cognition)
    a barrier to cooperation or interaction resulting from conflicting ideologies (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    barrier to communication resulting from speaking different languages (noun.cognition)
     
  • anything serving to maintain separation by obstructing vision or access (noun.object)
    a submerged (or partly submerged) ridge in a river or along a shore (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    a mechanism that creates a barrier between brain tissues and circulating blood; serves to protect the central nervous system (noun.object)
     
  • (noun.object)
    any barrier to communication or vision (noun.object)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym bar bulwark obstruction rampart roadblock admittance opening road transit entrance passage impediment impedimenta obstructer obstacle obstruction mechanism balusters balustrade barricade breakwater bulwark crash barrier

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