Check and Obstruction


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Check noun – Obstructing an opponent in ice hockey.
Obstruction is a synonym for check in control topic. In some cases you can use "Obstruction" instead a noun "Check", when it comes to topics like thing, barrier, restraint, stay.
Nearby Words: checked, checking, checkup, checker, checklist
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Obstruction noun – Something that makes movement or progress difficult.
Usage example: an obstruction in the drain has the water all backed up

Check is a synonym for obstruction in obstacle topic. You can use "Check" instead a noun "Obstruction", if it concerns topics such as thing, hindrance, stop, stay.
Nearby Words: obstruct, obstructed, obstructive, obstructing, obstructionist
Synonyms for Obstruction

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large large check large obstruction
big big check big obstruction
visual visual check visual obstruction
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