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Synonyms for blockage
ˈblɒk ɪdʒ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. obstruction, blockage(noun)

    the physical condition of blocking or filling a passage with an obstruction

    Synonyms:
    impedimenta, block, closure, obstructer, stop, obstructor, obstruction, occlusion, impediment, obstacle, stoppage

  2. blockage, block, closure, occlusion, stop, stoppage(noun)

    an obstruction in a pipe or tube

    "we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe"

    Synonyms:
    hitch, cube, blocking, full stop, stoppage, layover, cloture, law of closure, halt, plosive, gag law, diaphragm, pulley-block, pulley, arrest, closing, point, closedown, plosive speech sound, occlusion, cylinder block, check, occluded front, obstruction, mental block, engine block, full point, block, stop consonant, stopover, shutdown, stop, occlusive, city block, auction block, resolution, period, stay, pulley block, catch, plosive consonant, gag rule, closure, settlement

  3. blockage, closure, occlusion(noun)

    the act of blocking

    Synonyms:
    block, gag law, occluded front, gag rule, obstruction, stoppage, cloture, occlusion, law of closure, settlement, closing, shutdown, stop, closedown, resolution, closure

Editors Contribution

  1. circuitious

    which is not direct.

    except that, in this case, it turns out that the strokes caused by blockage are far more prevalent.

    Submitted by rinat on November 17, 2015  

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. blockage

    Synonyms:
    See Wax blockage

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How to use blockage in a sentence?

  1. Tal Raviv:

    I think what's great about the iStent is it's the first in a whole line of products which is going to fundamentally change the way we treat glaucoma. This is just the first tool we have in this country … we can just bypass the blockage and avoid years of eye drops which have cost and side effects to the patients.

  2. David Cameron:

    I'm not saying one will happen or should happen. I'm just saying that you can't rule things out right now because you've got to find some way of unblocking the blockage.

  3. David Cameron:

    I don't think you can rule it out because we're stuck, i'm not saying one will happen or should happen. I'm just saying that you can't rule things out right now because you've got to find some way of unblocking the blockage.

  4. Judy Brown:

    (The doctors said,) ‘It’s good news there’s no blockage, you are pregnant and you are going to have her now!’.


Translations for blockage

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • пречка, блокиране, задръстване, запушванеBulgarian
  • forstoppelseDanish
  • φράγμα, φραγμόςGreek
  • tapón, estancamientoSpanish

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