Translation of "roadblock" - English-Spanish dictionary

roadblock

noun uk /ˈrəʊd.blɒk/ us /ˈroʊd.blɑːk/

a temporary structure put across a road to stop traffic

control de carretera
Police put up/set up roadblocks on all roads out of the town in an effort to catch the bombers.

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