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Synonyms for unblock

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. unblockverb

    clear or remove an obstruction from

    "the procedure unblocked his arteries"

    release, unfreeze, free

    immobilise, freeze, block, immobilize

  2. unblockverb

    play the cards of (a suit) so that the last trick on which a hand can follow suit will be taken by a higher card in the hand of a partner who has the remaining cards of a combined holding

    release, unfreeze, free

    freeze, immobilize, block, immobilise

  3. unblock, unfreeze, free, releaseverb

    make (assets) available

    "release the holdings in the dictator's bank account"

    exhaust, unfreeze, unloose, bring out, melt, release, resign, dethaw, liberate, expel, publish, disembarrass, unloosen, put out, let go of, exempt, give up, dissolve, relinquish, thaw, justify, absolve, relieve, secrete, rid, let go, dislodge, eject, discharge, unthaw, free, disengage, turn, issue, loose

    immobilise, block, immobilize, freeze

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PPDB, the paraphrase database5.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "unblock":

    unlock, unlocking, unlatch, unfreeze, release

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How to use unblock in a sentence?

  1. Volodymyr Zelenskyy:

    We desperately need weapons that can make our skies safe, that we can use to unblock our cities where Russia is artificially creating famine.

  2. Valentin Galardi:

    We are at the precursor of an explosive development in the industry. In the short term it would be risky to predict growth, but the numbers may be surprising given measures that could unblock current regulations, we have as a short-term goal that the design for an appropriate law gets finished, so mutual funds have the space they need to grow in Argentina, including the appearance of new assets to invest in.

  3. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi:

    The government is here to do things that were not done before. We are here to unblock projects.

  4. Prague Deputy Mayor Petr Hlavacek:

    Prague and the Czech Republic were under Nazi and Communist rule for 40 years when discussion of what a city should be like was virtually prohibited, we are trying to unblock these brownfields by setting out a clear vision.

  5. Sefik Dzaferovic:

    We are expecting this to unblock the work of the parliament and the formation of governments at all levels, so they can carry out the jobs they had been elected for, meaning to implement reforms in all areas.

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