block off


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Verb1.block off - obstruct access toblock off - obstruct access to      
obturate, occlude, close up, impede, obstruct, jam, block - block passage through; "obstruct the path"
2.block off - render unsuitable for passageblock off - render unsuitable for passage; "block the way"; "barricade the streets"; "stop the busy road"
obturate, occlude, close up, impede, obstruct, jam, block - block passage through; "obstruct the path"
block off, close off, shut off - block off the passage through; "We shut off the valve"
close - bar access to; "Due to the accident, the road had to be closed for several hours"
obstruct, block - shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight; "The thick curtain blocked the action on the stage"; "The trees obstruct my view of the mountains"
3.block off - block off the passage throughblock off - block off the passage through; "We shut off the valve"
barricade, block, block up, blockade, block off, bar, stop - render unsuitable for passage; "block the way"; "barricade the streets"; "stop the busy road"
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References in classic literature ?
Suppose 'm you no savvee, I knock 'm block off belong you.
2m (conservative estimate) would be to drop the plans to block off Donald Street at its junction with Albany Road.
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This country is too small to just block off roads and it's becoming a weekly irritation," she said.
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Summary: Morocco announced on Monday the discovery of two natural gas reserves in the Tangiers-Larache block off the Atlantic coast.
Coun Lambert said the city council has now agreed to block off sections of footpaths between Aysgarth Green and Coniscliffe Avenue and Mansell Place and Burnfoot Way.
The company admitted putting up unauthorised temporary traffic signals, closing a footpath to block off pedestrians, as well as failing to provide ramps, at Pelton Fell Road, Chester-le-Street.
The property is located one block off Broadway in one of the hottest Northern Manhattan locations.
The Westin occupies the former Maxim hotel, a block off the Strip at the corner of Flamingo Road and Koval Lane.
By planting a hedge or building a wall to block off the view of these roads, you can lessen its degree of destructiveness.
The Australian company in 2004 brought on stream the Oyong oil and gas field on the Sampang PSC block off East Java, whose proven reserves exceed 90 BCF of gas and 5m barrels of oil - oil in place estimated at about 80m barrels.