As nouns the difference between hassle and obstacle
is that hassle
is trouble, bother, unwanted annoyances or problems while obstacle
is something that impedes, stands in the way of, or holds up progress.
As a verb hassle
is to trouble, to bother, to annoy.
Trouble, bother, unwanted annoyances or problems.
A fight or argument.
An action which is not worth the difficulty involved.
- I went through a lot of hassle to be the first to get a ticket.
To trouble, to bother, to annoy.
To pick a fight or start an argument.
- The unlucky boy was hassled by a gang of troublemakers on his way home.
Something that impedes, stands in the way of, or holds up progress
- A big obstacle to understanding the manual was that it had been poorly translated from the Japanese.
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