Translation of "blockade" - English-Spanish dictionary

blockade

noun uk /blɒkˈeɪd/

the situation in which a country or place is surrounded by soldiers or ships to stop people or goods from going in or out

bloqueo
an air and sea blockade
The Soviet blockade of Berlin was lifted in May 1949.
There is still some hope that the economic blockade will work and make military intervention unnecessary.
blockade verb uk

(Translation of “blockade” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)