What's "stand in the way" mean?
Answer from a Native speaker
If something or someone "stands in the way," it means that it or someone is preventing something from being achieved or preventing someone from doing something. Ex: Nothing's going to stand in my way anymore. Ex: Right now, my grades are standing in the way of me going to university. Ex: I won't stand in your way if you want to move countries.
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