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Another word for blockade

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Noun
  1. A prolonged surrounding of an objective by hostile troops

    See also:

    attack

Verb
  1. To surround with hostile troops

    See also:

    attack

Another word for blockade

Noun
      1. (Obsolete) A seat, especially a throne.
      2. The encirclement of a fortified place by an opposing armed force intending to take it, usually by blockade and bombardment
      3. A prolonged period, as of illness:
      1. A counter at which drinks, especially alcoholic drinks, and sometimes food, are served.
      2. Any piece of wood, metal, etc. longer than it is wide or thick, often used as a barrier, fastening, lever, etc.; specif., one of a series of such pieces enclosing a cage, jail cell, etc.
      3. Something that impedes or prevents action or progress:
      1. (Military) The isolation of a target by the formation of a blockade around it
      2. The act of encircling or the state of being encircled
      1. A usually temporary structure set up to restrict or control the movement of people or conveyances:
      2. A barrier constructed across a road, especially as a military defence
      3. A usually improvised structure set up, as across a route of access, to obstruct the passage of an enemy or opponent.
    See also:

    barrier