Definitions For Blockade

noun

  • A war measure that isolates some area of importance to the enemy
  • Prevents access or progress
  • An act of war in which one country uses ships to stop people or supplies from entering or leaving another country

verb

  • Impose a blockade on
  • Obstruct access to
  • Render unsuitable for passage
  • Hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
  • To place a blockade on (a port or country) : to stop people or supplies from entering or leaving (a port or country) especially during a war

Is Blockade 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

Scrabble
17
Words with Friends
20

The word Blockade is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Blockade in a Sentence

  • They blockaded the country's ports.
  • The militant protestors blockaded the whole area around city hall
  • It was the blockade of all the enemy's major ports that finally won the war

Synonyms for Blockade

Antonyms for Blockade

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