English verb: block up
|1.||block up (contact) render unsuitable for passage|
|Samples||Block the way.|
Barricade the streets.
Stop the busy road.
|Synonyms||bar, barricade, block, block off, blockade, stop|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Something ----s something
|Broader (hypernym)||block, close up, impede, jam, obstruct, obturate, occlude|
|Narrower (hyponym)||block off, close, close off, shut off|
|Verb group||block, obstruct|