Definitions For Barricade


  • A barrier (usually thrown up hastily) to impede the advance of an enemy
  • A barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc.
  • A temporary wall, fence, or similar structure that is built to prevent people from entering a place or area


  • Block off with barricades
  • Prevent access to by barricading
  • Render unsuitable for passage
  • To block (something) so that people or things cannot enter or leave

Is Barricade a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Barricade is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Barricade in a Sentence

  • The police barricaded the crime scene.
  • The city barricaded the flooded streets
  • The enemy broke through the barricade.
  • Police erected barricades to keep the crowds from approaching the crime scene.

Synonyms for Barricade

Antonyms for Barricade

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