HyperDic: block_off

English > 3 senses of the expression block off:
VERBcompetitionblock off, blockadeobstruct access to
contactblock off, barricade, block, blockade, stop, block up, barrender unsuitable for passage
contactblock off, shut off, close offblock off the passage through
English > block off: 3 senses > verb 1, competition
Meaningobstruct access to.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymblockade
Broaderobstruct, obturate, impede, occlude, jam, block, close upBlock passage through
Spanishbloquear, cortar
Catalanbarrar el pas, tallar
English > block off: 3 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningRender unsuitable for passage.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsbarricade, block, blockade, stop, block up, bar
Narrowerclosebar access to
shut off, block off, close offblock off the passage through
Broaderobstruct, obturate, impede, occlude, jam, block, close upBlock passage through
Similar toobstruct, blockshut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight
Spanishbloquear, obstruir
Catalanblocar, bloquejar, obstruir
English > block off: 3 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningblock off the passage through.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsshut off, close off
Broaderbarricade, block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, barRender unsuitable for passage
Spanishcerrar

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