Words Like BLOCKADE
We have put together a list of words that are similar to BLOCKADE.
22 Alternative Words Similar to blockade
3 examples of blockade
the blockade of the ports of an enemy
stop the busy road
barricade the streets
10 definitions of blockade
The shutting up of a place by troops or ships, with the purpose of preventing ingress or egress, or the reception of supplies.
An obstruction to passage.
interference with transmission of a physiological signal, or a physiological reaction.
To shut up, as a town or fortress, by investing it with troops or vessels or war for the purpose of preventing ingress or egress, or the introduction of supplies. See note under blockade, n.
Hence, to shut in so as to prevent egress.
To obstruct entrance to or egress from.
render unsuitable for passage
hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
a war measure that isolates some area of importance to the enemy