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block

verb [T]
 
 
/blɒk/
CANNOT PASS ( also block up) B2 to prevent anyone or anything from passing through a place
engel olmak, bloke etmek, geçmesine izin vermemek
A fallen tree blocked the road. The sink is blocked up. a blocked drainPreventing and impedingLimiting and restrictingClosing and blocking
STOP PROGRESS to stop something from happening or making progress
tıkamak, engellemek, durdurmak
The council's blocked plans for a new supermarket.Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
CANNOT SEE to be between someone and the thing they are looking at, so that they cannot see
görüntüyü engellemek, iki kişi ya da şey arasında engel oluşturmak, görüşünü engellemek
A pillar was blocking my view.Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
(Definition of block verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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