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Definition of Barrier

Barrier

  1. A carpentry obstruction, stockade, or other obstacle made in a passage in order to stop an enemy.
  2. A fortress or fortified town, on the frontier of a country, commanding an avenue of approach.
  3. A fence or railing to mark the limits of a place, or to keep back a crowd.
  4. An any obstruction; anything which hinders approach or attack.
  5. Any limit or boundary; a line of separation.

Barrier Quotations

The biggest barrier to dealing with climate change is us: our own attachment to habits that are hard to shift, and our great ability to park or ignore uncomfortable choices.
Geoff Mulgan

Great companies that build an enduring brand have an emotional relationship with customers that has no barrier. And that emotional relationship is on the most important characteristic, which is trust.
Howard Schultz

The world is given to me only once, not one existing and one perceived. Subject and object are only one. The barrier between them cannot be said to have broken down as a result of recent experience in the physical sciences, for this barrier does not exist.
Erwin Schrodinger

The Berlin Wall wasn't the only barrier to fall after the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War. Traditional barriers to the flow of money, trade, people and ideas also fell.
Fareed Zakaria

Problems do not go away. They must be worked through or else they remain, forever a barrier to the growth and development of the spirit.
M. Scott Peck
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Barrier Translations

barrier in German is Barriere {f}, Absperrung {f}, Grenzschicht {f}
barrier in Italian is blocco, barriera
barrier in Portuguese is barreira
barrier in Spanish is reja, barrera