Definition of sticking point noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


sticking point

BrE BrE//ˈstɪkɪŋ pɔɪnt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈstɪkɪŋ pɔɪnt//
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something that people do not agree on and that prevents progress in a discussion This was one of the major sticking points in the negotiations.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: sticking point