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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

How to use blocking in a sentence?

  1. Oscar Wilde:

    Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat.

  2. Bill Kristol:

    Conservatives in House could show clout by blocking this ill-advised 'fix' of Obamacare.

  3. Avigdor Feldman:

    The military censors have long lost any central status they had in blocking publications.

  4. Rolf Ulrich:

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

  5. Alexander Pama:

    Initially, we are getting many houses were destroyed, power lines toppled and trees blocking major roads.

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