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synonyms for blocked

  • arrest
  • bar
  • blockade
  • clog
  • close
  • close off
  • cut off
  • deter
  • halt
  • hinder
  • hold up
  • impede
  • intercept
  • prevent
  • stall
  • stop
  • thwart
  • barricade
  • brake
  • catch
  • charge
  • check
  • choke
  • congest
  • dam
  • fill
  • occlude
  • plug
  • stonewall
  • stopper
  • stymie
  • tackle
  • block out
  • close out
  • hang up
  • interfere with
  • shut off
  • shut out
  • stop up
  • take out of play
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antonyms for blocked

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  • advance
  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • begin
  • continue
  • encourage
  • facilitate
  • forward
  • further
  • give
  • help
  • let go
  • open
  • permit
  • promote
  • push
  • release
  • start
  • support
  • unstop
  • free
  • liberate
  • unblock
  • let up
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How to use blocked in a sentence

The south tunnel in New Street was blocked April 18, 1877, by a locomotive turning over.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
John Silence, however, was before us both, and his figure slipped past and blocked the doorway of the tent.
THREE MORE JOHN SILENCE STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
When about half way to Monticello three rough-looking men blocked the road, demanding his name and the reason of his haste.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
The channel between Bernier and Dorre is about a mile and a half wide, but is so blocked up by rocks as to be impassable.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
On the right hand is seen a passage blocked up with stones, as was frequently done, to prevent accident.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
It was afterwards placed across the nave, near the west end, under the organ which blocked up the great triple lancet window.
BELL'S CATHEDRALS: A SHORT ACCOUNT OF ROMSEY ABBEYTHOMAS PERKINS
Somewhere ahead was the pass that had been blocked that afternoon, but surely they could find some way past or over it.
THE ADVENTURE GIRLS AT K BAR OCLAIR BLANK
Val had reached the blocked pass and was already endeavoring to climb up and over the landslide when Gale caught up with her.
THE ADVENTURE GIRLS AT K BAR OCLAIR BLANK
At that I glanced at the mouth of the valley whence we came, half looking to see it blocked by men, but it was not.
A PRINCE OF CORNWALLCHARLES W. WHISTLER
A hearty roar of laughter burst from the doorway as the Factor's burly figure blocked the aperture.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
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WORDS RELATED TO BLOCKED

  • blocked
  • closed
  • closed at one end
  • concealed
  • dark
  • dead-end
  • dim
  • disguised
  • impassable
  • leading nowhere
  • obscured
  • obstructed
  • secluded
  • unmarked
  • without egress
  • without exit
  • banned
  • blocked
  • denied
  • disavowed
  • dismissed
  • forbidden
  • forsaken
  • prohibited
  • rebuffed
  • rejected
  • repelled
  • repudiated
  • spurned
  • turned down
  • vetoed
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