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Definitions of hurdle:
  • noun:   a light movable barrier that competitors must leap over in certain races
  • noun:   an obstacle that you are expected to overcome
    Example: "The last hurdle before graduation"
  • noun:   the act of jumping over an obstacle
  • verb:   jump a hurdle
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #7605)

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