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BARRICADE





Definition:

  1. [noun] a barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc.
    Synonyms: roadblock

  2. [noun] a barrier (usually thrown up hastily so as to impede the advance of an enemy); "they enemy stormed the barricade"

  3. [verb] render unsuitable for passage; "block the way"; "barricade the streets"; "stop the busy road"
    Synonyms: block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar

  4. [verb] prevent access to by barricading; "The street where the President lives is always barricaded"

  5. [verb] block off with barricades
    Synonyms: barricado

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