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A car was blocking the road.
Something is blocking the flow of water through the pipe.
She accused him of blocking her promotion.
The plan to build a new nursery school was blocked by local residents.
This is the British English definition of block. View American English definition of block.
if a cat purrs, it makes a continuous quiet low sound because it is happy
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