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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (3)

1. obstruct access to;
[syn: blockade, block off]

2. render unsuitable for passage;
- Example: "block the way"
- Example: "barricade the streets"
- Example: "stop the busy road"
[syn: barricade, block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar]

3. block off the passage through;
- Example: "We shut off the valve"
[syn: shut off, block off, close off]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

block off v 1: obstruct access to [syn: blockade, block off] 2: render unsuitable for passage; "block the way"; "barricade the streets"; "stop the busy road" [syn: barricade, block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar] 3: block off the passage through; "We shut off the valve" [syn: shut off, block off, close off]