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Spanish translation of “block”


noun /blok/
a flat-sided mass of wood or stone etc blocks of stone. a piece of wood used for certain purposes
zoquete, tarugo
a chopping-block.
a connected group of houses, offices etc a block of flats an office block. a barrier
barrera, control policial
a road block.
(especially American) a group of buildings bounded by four streets I think I’ll take a walk round the block. blockade /-ˈkeid/ noun something which blocks every approach to a place by land or sea. The blockade prevented supplies from entering the harbor. blockage /-kidʒ/ noun something causing a pipe etc to be blocked a blockage in the pipe. blocked adjective obstructed I have a bad cold – my nose is blocked. block capital/letter a capital letter written in imitation of printed type, eg the letters in NAME. blockhead noun a stupid person.
zoquete, zopenco
(Definition of block from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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