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Translation of "block" - English-Spanish dictionary

block

noun /blok/
a flat-sided mass of wood or stone etc bloque blocks of stone. a piece of wood used for certain purposes zoquete, tarugo a chopping block. a connected group of houses, offices etc bloque 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 manzana 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 bloqueo The blockade prevented supplies from entering the harbour/harbor. blockage /-kidʒ/ noun something causing a pipe etc to be blocked obstrucción Some leaves had caused a blockage in the pipe. blocked adjective obstructed taponado, congestionado I have a bad cold – my nose is blocked. block capital/letter noun a capital letter written in imitation of printed type, eg the letters in NAME letra mayúscula Please complete the form in block capitals. blockhead noun (informal) a stupid person zoquete, zopenco Don’t be such a blockhead!
(Definition of block from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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