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speed bump in Roads topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishspeed bumpˈspeed bump (also speed hump British English) noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 TTRa narrow raised area put across a road to force traffic to go slowly syn sleeping policeman
Examples from the Corpus
speed bumpIn the big picture, the Rams were nothing more than a speed bump on the road toward the Super Bowl.Internet advertising, until recently flourishing, is hitting its first speed bump.It stopped an admiring eye like a visual speed bump.