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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One who puts up obstacles to keep people from passing.

Usage examples (37)
  • Noun : We had difficulty in getting through the blockade of bodyguards
  • The nearest blockader was fearfully close to us, and all seemed lost.
  • On the appearance of a suspicious sail, the blockader, all vigilance,
  • Yet, ever and again -- through wooden mesh of the blockade-net and its iron links, alike -- slipped a fleet, arrowy little blockader into port. for more
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