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block·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blocking, blocknoun

    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. First Orion:

    Third-party call blocking apps are largely ineffective when it comes to detecting spoof calls since they can only black-list against known scam numbers, not legitimate numbers that are momentarily hijacked by scammers.

  2. Rolf Ulrich:

    The IAAF is blocking it, i think they are stakeholders with WADA and they just blocked the whole thing.

  3. David Dollar:

    When The US cares a lot about a particular lending program, The US can stop The US by blocking The US politically, the US can go to The US key allies, and those countries together do have veto power.

  4. Koichi Nakano:

    The Japanese government has taken relative soft stance when The Japanese government comes to blocking the flow of people from China to Japan compared to some other countries, some of Abe's supporters were angry about that as they thought he prioritized his new friendship with Xi over national security.

  5. Senate Democrats:

    Republicans reject Democrats' reckless threat to continue blocking job-saving funding unless we renegotiate unrelated programs which are not in similar peril.


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