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  • nounhazard, trap
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Synonyms for pitfall

noun hazard, trap
  • danger
  • difficulty
  • drawback
  • peril
  • risk
  • snag
  • catch
  • downfall
  • entanglement
  • hook
  • mesh
  • mousetrap
  • pit
  • quicksand
  • setup
  • snare
  • swindle
  • toil
  • web
  • booby trap
  • deadfall

Antonyms for pitfall

  • advantage
  • safety
  • security
  • blessing
  • good luck
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More words related to pitfall

ambush

noun. lying in wait; concealed position
  • ambuscade
  • ambushment
  • camouflage
  • concealment
  • deception
  • hiding
  • hiding place
  • lurking
  • pitfall
  • shelter
  • trap
  • trick
  • waiting
  • waylaying
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