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Synonyms for blocking

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blocking, block(noun)

    the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements

    Synonyms:
    stop, block, closure, city block, mental block, pulley-block, stoppage, occlusion, auction block, cube, cylinder block, pulley block, blockage, engine block, pulley

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How to use blocking in a sentence?

  1. Vladimir Putin:

    They are looking for markets, which we can understand, and they can land it here easily, but it is much more expensive than pipeline gas, so blocking Nord Stream 2 on its own won't guarantee exports.

  2. United States:

    When Trump announced that the US would pull out of The Paris Agreement, we thought it would be reflected strongly in having a United States administration blocking negotiations, fortunately, that hasn't happened.

  3. Michel Temer:

    Those blocking the highways and acting in a radical manner are hurting the population, we will not allow hospitals to run out of supplies to save lives. We will not allow children to be harmed by the closure of schools.

  4. Christine Link:

    Delays by the city are effectively blocking groups from exercising their fundamental right to political expression, cleveland is using security planning as a mask to suppress political speech.

  5. Al Baker:

    We are only committed to oneworld provided the spirit in which we joined oneworld exists, if we are being cornered by an airline that invited us to be part of the alliance and is now acting against our interests... blocking inventory and blocking us gates at JFK, of course we have no purpose to be in an alliance.


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