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pitfall

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of pitfall

  1. 1 a danger or difficulty that is hidden or not easily recognized buying a house can be full of pitfalls for the unwary Synonyms of pitfall booby trap, catch, catch-22, gimmick, gotcha, hitch, joker, land mine, snag Words Related to pitfall snare, trap, trip wire, web; hazard, peril, risk; bomb, bombshell, kicker, surprise (also surprize); bait, decoy, lure

  2. 2 something that may cause injury or harm one of the pitfalls of ignorance is that people will also assume you're stupid Synonyms of pitfall hazard, imminence, menace, peril, danger, risk, threat, troubleWords Related to pitfall snare, trap; booby trapNear Antonyms of pitfall guard, protection, safeguard, shield, ward; asylum, harbor, haven, refuge, retreat, shelter



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