Explicație block în Dicționarul Englez Englez

block

(bläk )

substantiv
(American football) the act of obstructing someone''s path with your body
"he threw a rolling block into the line backer"

substantiv
a platform from which an auctioneer sells
"they put their paintings on the block"

substantiv
a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides)
"the pyramids were built with large stone blocks"

substantiv
housing in a large building that is divided into separate units
"there is a block of classrooms in the west wing"

substantiv
an obstruction in a pipe or tube
"we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe"

substantiv
a metal casting containing the cylinders and cooling ducts of an engine
"the engine had to be replaced because the block was cracked"

substantiv
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
substantiv
an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do
often caused by emotional tension
"I knew his name perfectly well but I had a temporary block"

substantiv
a number or quantity of related things dealt with as a unit
"he reserved a large block of seats"
"he held a large block of the company''s stock"

substantiv
a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings
"he lives in the next block"

substantiv
(computer science) a sector or group of sectors that function as the smallest data unit permitted
"since blocks are often defined as a single sector, the terms `block'' and `sector'' are sometimes used interchangeably"

substantiv
a three-dimensional shape with six square or rectangular sides
verb
prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)
"Blocked funds"
"Freeze the assets of this hostile government"

verb
shape into a block or blocks
"block the graphs so one can see the results clearly"

verb
shape by using a block
"Block a hat"
"block a garment"

verb
be unable to remember
"I''m drawing a blank"
"You are blocking the name of your first wife!"

verb
interfere with or prevent the reception of signals
"Jam the Voice of America"
"block the signals emitted by this station"

verb
impede the movement of (an opponent or a ball)
"block an attack"

verb
support, secure, or raise with a block
"block a plate for printing"
"block the wheels of a car"

verb
block passage through
"obstruct the path"

verb
render unsuitable for passage
"block the way"
"barricade the streets"
"stop the busy road"

verb
obstruct
"My nose is all stuffed"
"Her arteries are blocked"

verb
stamp or emboss a title or design on a book with a block
"block the book cover"

verb
shut out from view or get in the way so as to hide from sight
"The thick curtain blocked the action on the stage"
"The trees obstruct my view of the mountains"

verb
interrupt the normal function of by means of anesthesia
"block a nerve"
"block a muscle"

verb
run on a block system
"block trains"

verb
hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
"His brother blocked him at every turn"

verb
stop from happening or developing
"Block his election"
"Halt the process"




Antonime:
(verb) release, unblock, think, retrieve, free, recollect, remember, unfreeze, disengage, recall



Sinonime:
(substantiv) blocking, closure, cube, interference, occlusion, pulley, stop, stoppage
(verb) bar, barricade, blockade, deflect, embarrass, forget, freeze, halt, hinder, immobilize, impede, jam, lug, obstruct, obturate, occlude, parry, stuff