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obstacle course

noun

Simple Definition of obstacle course

  • : a series of objects that people or animals in a race have to jump or climb over, go around, go under, etc.

  • : a training area for soldiers that is filled with objects (such as hurdles, ditches, walls, etc.) that the soldiers have to jump or climb over, go around, go under, etc.

  • : a series of problems, events, or requirements that make it difficult to do something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of obstacle course

  1. :  a military training course filled with obstacles (as hurdles, fences, walls, and ditches) that must be negotiated; broadly :  a series of obstacles that must be overcome

Examples of obstacle course in a sentence

  1. We finally made it through the bureaucratic obstacle course and got our visas.



1943

First Known Use of obstacle course

1943

Rhymes with obstacle course


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