Synonyms for pitfall

Synonyms for (noun) pitfall

Synonyms: pit, pitfall

Definition: a trap in the form of a concealed hole

Similar words: trap

Definition: a device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned

Synonyms: pitfall, booby trap

Definition: an unforeseen or unexpected or surprising difficulty

Similar words: difficulty

Definition: a factor causing trouble in achieving a positive result or tending to produce a negative result

Usage: serious difficulties were encountered in obtaining a pure reagent

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