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Synonyms for blockade
blɒˈkeɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blockade, encirclement(noun)

    a war measure that isolates some area of importance to the enemy

    Synonyms:
    encirclement

  2. blockade(verb)

    prevents access or progress

    Synonyms:
    encirclement

  3. obstruct, blockade, block, hinder, stymie, stymy, embarrass(verb)

    hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of

    "His brother blocked him at every turn"

    Synonyms:
    block up, lug, immobilize, seal off, obturate, handicap, jam, block off, close up, blank out, freeze, abash, obstruct, deflect, parry, embarrass, kibosh, draw a blank, hamper, hinder, impede, block, forget, stop, stuff, stymy, immobilise, bar, occlude, barricade, halt, choke up, stymie

  4. barricade, block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar(verb)

    render unsuitable for passage

    "block the way"; "barricade the streets"; "stop the busy road"

    Synonyms:
    debar, block up, banish, lug, cease, immobilize, seal off, relegate, obturate, hold on, give up, jam, arrest, block off, close up, end, blank out, freeze, finish, obstruct, terminate, deflect, parry, embarrass, hold back, kibosh, lay off, draw a blank, stop over, hinder, break, impede, block, shut off, forget, exclude, stop, stuff, stymy, break off, turn back, immobilise, bar, occlude, barricade, discontinue, halt, contain, close off, barricado, choke up, intercept, stymie, quit, check

  5. blockade, block off(verb)

    obstruct access to

    Synonyms:
    stop, stymy, bar, embarrass, stymie, barricade, shut off, seal off, block up, block off, hinder, block, obstruct, close off

  6. blockade, seal off(verb)

    impose a blockade on

    Synonyms:
    stop, stymy, seal, bar, embarrass, stymie, barricade, seal off, block up, block off, hinder, block, obstruct

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. blockade(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    close (as ports, so as to prevent egress or ingress), block, shut up, stop up

  2. blockade(n.)

    Synonyms:
    closure (as of a port), shutting up, blocking up

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. blockade

    Synonyms:
    See Block, Neuromuscular blockade

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