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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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When an enemy cuts off food and supplies through military action. Also: Something that is used to stop vehicles or people entering or leaving a place

Usage examples (39)
  • They set up a blockade in the mountain pass.
  • Indeed, the blockade is an act of (continued) war against Gaza
  • Indeed, the blockade is an act of (continued) war against Gaza.
  • FURTHER UPDATE: The whole Gaza blockade is an example of this stupidity. for more
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