What is another word for setbacks?

Need synonyms for setbacks? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
Issues or things that need to be resolved
Noun
Plural for an obstacle, delay, or disadvantage
“The decision will be seen as a serious setback to the team's hopes of progressing to the Euro 2004 finals in Portugal.”
Noun
Plural for an unfortunate condition or event
more ❯
Noun
Plural for an unexpected or hidden obstacle or drawback
more ❯
Noun
Plural for a condition of extreme adversity
more ❯
Noun
Plural for the act of retarding or delaying
Noun
Plural for a deterioration in someone's state of health after a temporary improvement
Noun
Plural for the act or an instance of dissuading
Noun
Plural for the prevention of the progress, success, or fulfillment of something
Noun
Plural for an amount that has to be paid or spent to buy or obtain something
Noun
Plural for the state of being vanquished
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

See Also

Nearby Words
8-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021