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block

synonym (synonym of block)

  • (noun.location)
    a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings (noun.location)
     
  • (noun.shape)
    a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides (noun.shape)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the more.. (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an obstruction in a pipe or tube (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a platform from which an auctioneer sells (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements (noun.act)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    render unsuitable for passage (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.social)
    hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    stop from happening or developing (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    interfere with or prevent the reception of signals (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.perception)
    shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight (verb.perception)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    obstruct (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    block passage through (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball) (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.cognition)
    be unable to remember (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.change)
    prohibit the conversion or use of (assets) (verb.change)
     

antonym (antonym of block)

hypernym (block IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted (noun.quantity)
    a unit for measuring computer memory (noun.quantity)
     
  • a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine (noun.artifact)
    object formed by a mold (noun.artifact)
     
  • a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit (noun.group)
    several things grouped together or considered as a whole (noun.group)
     
  • a platform from which an auctioneer sells (noun.artifact)
    a raised horizontal surface (noun.artifact)
     
  • a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings (noun.location)
    a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography) (noun.location)
     
  • a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope (noun.artifact)
    a device for overcoming resistance at one point by applying force at some other point (noun.artifact)
     
  • a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides) (noun.artifact)
    a man-made object taken as a whole (noun.tops)
     
  • a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides (noun.shape)
    a three-dimensional shape (noun.shape)
     
  • an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension (noun.cognition)
    lack of ability (especially mental ability) to do something (noun.cognition)
     
  • an obstruction in a pipe or tube (noun.artifact)
    any structure that makes progress difficult (noun.artifact)
     
  • block passage through (verb.contact)
    be a hindrance or obstacle to (verb.social)
     
  • hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of (verb.social)
    keep from happening or arising; make impossible (verb.social)
     
  • housing in a large building that is divided into separate units (noun.artifact)
    structures collectively in which people are housed (noun.artifact)
     
  • impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball) (verb.competition)
    fight with fencing swords (verb.competition)
     
  • interfere with or prevent the reception of signals (verb.communication)
    make a break in (verb.communication)
     
  • interrupt the normal function of by means of anesthesia (verb.perception)
    administer an anesthetic drug to (verb.body)
     
  • obstruct (verb.contact)
    become or cause to become obstructed (verb.contact)
     
  • prohibit the conversion or use of (assets) (verb.change)
    hold back; refuse to hand over or share (verb.possession)
     
  • render unsuitable for passage (verb.contact)
    block passage through (verb.contact)
     
  • run on a block system (verb.social)
    direct or control; projects, businesses, etc. (verb.social)
     
  • shape into a block or blocks (verb.change)
    give shape or form to (verb.change)
     
  • shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight (verb.perception)
    prevent from being seen or discovered (verb.perception)
     
  • stamp or emboss a title or design on a book with a block (verb.contact)
    raise in a relief (verb.contact)
     
  • support, secure, or raise with a block (verb.contact)
    be the physical support of; carry the weight of (verb.contact)
     
  • the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements (noun.act)
    getting in someone's way (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF block relation)

  • (computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted (noun.quantity)
    (computer science) a block (usually one sector) that cannot reliably hold data (noun.quantity)
     
  • a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope (noun.artifact)
    a pulley-block at the head of a topmast (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a pulley-block used to guide a rope forming part of a ship's rigging to avoid chafing (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a pulley on a shaft that presses against a guide belt to guide or tighten it (noun.artifact)
     
  • a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides) (noun.artifact)
    a heavy block of iron or steel on which hot metals are shaped by hammering (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a block made from charcoal or coal dust and burned as fuel (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a block of wood used to prevent the sliding or rolling of a heavy object (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a steady wooden block on which food can be cut or diced or wood can be split (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    metal block that connects to a piston; it slides on parallel guides and moves a connecting rod back and forth (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a block in the (approximate) shape of a cube (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a small rectangular block used in playing the game of dominoes; the face of each block has two equal areas that can bear 0 to 6 dots (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    metal that is cast in the shape of a block for convenient handling (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a wooden block built into a masonry wall so that joinery structure can be nailed to it (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a small (usually square or hexagonal) metal block with internal screw thread to be fitted onto a bolt (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a block of absorbent material saturated with ink; used to transfer ink evenly to a rubber stamp (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    block consisting of a thick piece of something (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    block providing bracing for a runner's feet at start of a race (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a solid block joined to the beams in which the heel of a ship's mast or capstan is fixed (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an iron block cut with holes and grooves to assist in cold working metal (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a small metal block bearing a raised character on one end; produces a printed character when inked and pressed on paper (noun.artifact)
     
  • a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides (noun.shape)
    a brick-shaped block that looks like gold but is not (noun.artifact)
     
  • an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension (noun.cognition)
    an inability to write (noun.cognition)
     
  • an obstruction in a pipe or tube (noun.artifact)
    a metal block in breech-loading firearms that is withdrawn to insert a cartridge and replaced to close the breech before firing (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a stoppage in a pipeline caused by gas bubbles (especially a stoppage that develops in hot weather in an internal-combustion engine when fuel in the g more.. (noun.artifact)
     
  • be unable to remember (verb.cognition)
    pass out of one's memory (verb.cognition)
     
  • block passage through (verb.contact)
    obstruct access to (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    block off with barricades (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    prevent access to by barricading (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    restrain from moving or operating normally (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    obstruct with, or as if with, a dam (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    prevent from entering (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    block with earth, as after a landslide (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    render unsuitable for passage (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    become or cause to become obstructed (verb.contact)
     
  • hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of (verb.social)
    obstruct or hinder any discussion (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.social)
    obstruct deliberately by delaying (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    block or impede (a player from the opposing team) in ice hockey (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    prevent from reaching a verdict, of a jury (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    slow down or impede by creating an obstruction (verb.social)
     
  • housing in a large building that is divided into separate units (noun.artifact)
    a division of a prison (usually consisting of several cells) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    block forming a division of a hospital (or a suite of rooms) shared by patients who need a similar kind of care (noun.artifact)
     
  • interfere with or prevent the reception of signals (verb.communication)
    jam an entire frequency spectrum (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    jam a narrow band of frequencies (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    jam a single frequency (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    jam a broad spectrum of frequencies to affect all communications in the area except for directional antenna communications (verb.communication)
     
  • render unsuitable for passage (verb.contact)
    block off the passage through (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    bar access to (verb.contact)
     
  • stop from happening or developing (verb.social)
    prevent commerce (verb.social)
     
  • (verb.social)
    stop a judicial process (verb.social)
     
  • the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements (noun.act)
    (American football) blocking a player's path with your body (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (American football) an illegal block (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (fencing) blocking a lunge or deflecting it with a circular motion of the sword (noun.act)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted (noun.quantity)
    the minimum track length that can be assigned to store information; unless otherwise specified a sector of data consists of 512 bytes (noun.quantity)
     
  • a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine (noun.artifact)
    a chamber within which piston moves (noun.artifact)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • (noun.artifact)
    a heat engine in which combustion occurs inside the engine rather than in a separate furnace; heat expands a gas that either moves a piston or turns a more.. (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    an internal-combustion engine in which the crankshaft is turned by pistons moving up and down in cylinders (noun.artifact)
     
  • a simple machine consisting of a wheel with a groove in which a rope can run to change the direction or point of application of a force applied to the rope (noun.artifact)
    pulley blocks with associated rope or cable (noun.artifact)
     

verb group (block is verb group of ....)

  • render unsuitable for passage (verb.contact)
    shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight (verb.perception)
     
  • shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight (verb.perception)
    render unsuitable for passage (verb.contact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from block)

  • a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides) (noun.artifact)
    resembling a block in shape (adj.all)
     
  • a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides (noun.shape)
    shape by using a block (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cut into cubes (verb.contact)
     
  • (adj.all)
    shaped like a cube (adj.all)
     
  • an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension (noun.cognition)
    be unable to remember (verb.cognition)
     
  • an obstruction in a pipe or tube (noun.artifact)
    obstruct (verb.contact)
     
  • be unable to remember (verb.cognition)
    an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension (noun.cognition)
     
  • block passage through (verb.contact)
    the act of obstructing (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    any structure that makes progress difficult (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a prosthesis used to close an opening (as to close an opening of the hard palate in cases of cleft palate) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (adj.all)
    preventing movement (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    tending to occlude (adj.pert)
     
  • hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of (verb.social)
    something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    a thwarting and distressing situation (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who systematically obstructs some action that others want to take (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.state)
    the physical condition of blocking or filling a passage with an obstruction (noun.state)
     
  • impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball) (verb.competition)
    a return punch (especially by a boxer) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of blocking (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a football player whose responsibility is to block players attempting to stop an offensive play (noun.person)
     
  • interfere with or prevent the reception of signals (verb.communication)
    deliberate radiation or reflection of electromagnetic energy for the purpose of disrupting enemy use of electronic devices or systems (noun.act)
     
  • interrupt the normal function of by means of anesthesia (verb.perception)
    a class of drugs that inhibit (block) some biological process (noun.artifact)
     
  • obstruct (verb.contact)
    an obstruction in a pipe or tube (noun.artifact)
     
  • prohibit the conversion or use of (assets) (verb.change)
    fixing (of prices or wages etc) at a particular level (noun.act)
     
  • render unsuitable for passage (verb.contact)
    an obstruction (usually metal) placed at the top of a goal (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier (usually thrown up hastily) to impede the advance of an enemy (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    prevents access or progress (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a restraint that checks the motion of something (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc. (noun.artifact)
     
  • shape by using a block (verb.change)
    a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides (noun.shape)
     
  • stop from happening or developing (verb.social)
    an interruption or temporary suspension of progress or movement (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of stopping something (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.event)
    the event of something ending (noun.event)
     
  • the act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements (noun.act)
    impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball) (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    block passage through (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    render unsuitable for passage (verb.contact)
     

domain category (block is domain category of ....)

  • (computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted (noun.quantity)
    the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures (noun.cognition)
     
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