What is another word for blockade?

Need synonyms for blockade? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
An act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving
“They imposed an economic blockade on the city, forcing people to queue for hours in the heat to enter or leave, and requiring them to show identification in English.”
Noun
The closing off of a port or region to prevent the passage of goods
“They agreed to lift their blockades of main roads.”
Noun
Something that blocks one's way or hinders progress
Noun
A public meeting or march protesting against something or expressing views on a political issue
Noun
The state of being secluded or shut out, as from company, society, the world, etc.
Noun
Something that closes or shuts
Noun
The process of excluding or the state of being excluded
Verb
Seal off (a place) to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving
“Truck drivers have blockaded roads to show their anger over driving regulations.”
Verb
Seal off (a place) to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving
“Ricardo himself fled before the place was completely blockaded.”
Verb
To form a circle around
Verb
Protest against, for cause
Verb
(of a hole or opening) To block up
Verb
Harass, besiege
Verb
Cordon something off
Verb
Watch over in order to protect or control
Verb
To prevent the participation, consideration, or inclusion of
Verb
To shut off or keep apart, as from company, society, etc.
Verb
Surround or close off on all sides
Verb
To enter for conquest or plunder
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Watch and Learn
Nearby Words
8-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2019