Part of speech:
To hinder with obstacles or difficulties; impede:
To block; impede
To hinder is defined as to restrain or hold something back.
(Sports) To block an opponent
To block or stop up (a passage) with obstacles or impediments; dam; clog
To fasten with or as with a bar
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To close off or block with a barricade.
(Metallurgy) To prepare for lost wax casting by creating an investment mold (a mixture of a silica sand and plaster).
To hem in with armed forces, esp. for a sustained attack; lay siege to
To attack from all sides.
To besiege by encircling, as with an army
Something resembling a wall in impenetrability or strength:
An unexpected or hidden obstacle, difficulty, etc.
A prohibition or restriction of freight transportation
The definition of closure is the act of closing something, or an end or resolution of something.
Something that restricts; a regulation or limitation:
(Geology) An ice barrier.
The definition of an investment is property or something purchased or deposited for future financial profit.
A gap, breach, or aperture:
Find another word for blockades. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for blockades, like: embarrasses, stymies, hinders, blocks, obstructs, bars, stops, barricades, sieges, invests and besieges.