Definitions For Blocking


  • The act of obstructing or deflecting someone's movements
  • A solid piece of material (such as rock or wood) that has flat sides and is usually square or rectangular in shape
  • An area of land surrounded by four streets in a city
  • The length of one city block


  • To be placed in front of (something, such as a road or path) so that people or things cannot pass through
  • To place something in front of (something, such as a road) so that people or things cannot go into the area
  • To stop (someone or something) from moving through or going by

Is Blocking a Scrabble Word?

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

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Words with Friends

The word Blocking is worth 17 points in Scrabble and 22 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Blocking in a Sentence

  • A wall built out of concrete blocks
  • We took a walk around the block.
  • She lived on our block.
  • There's an accident blocking the road.
  • The entrance was blocked by a gate.
  • Blood clots have completely blocked one of his arteries.

Synonyms for Blocking

Antonyms for Blocking

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