English definition of “block”
/blɒk/ verb [T]
CANNOT PASS (also block up) › to prevent anyone or anything from passing through a place: A fallen tree blocked the road. The sink is blocked up. a blocked drain
STOP PROGRESS › to stop something from happening or making progress: The council's blocked plans for a new supermarket.
CANNOT SEE › to be between someone and the thing they are looking at, so that they cannot see: A pillar was blocking my view.