Thesaurus > Related Words: barricade

  Words related to barricade

Related / Similar Words: roadblock, barricado, block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar

 

Definition:
  • a barrier (usually thrown up hastily so as to impede the advance of an enemy); "they enemy stormed the barricade";
  • a barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc.;
  • block off with barricades;
  • prevent access to by barricading; "The street where the President lives is always barricaded";
  • render unsuitable for passage; "block the way"; "barricade the streets"; "stop the busy road";

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    Hyponyms: shut off, block off, close off, close

     

    Grouped Verbs: obstruct, block

     

    Derivational Morphology: block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar, barricado, roadblock, catch, plug, stopper, stopple, blockage, closure, occlusion, blocking, interference

     

    Anagrams: cedarbird, Carabidae

     

     
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