Phrasal Verb 'block'

We have 7 phrasal verb definition related to 'block'.

Block in

Meaning:

Park a car and obstruct another car

Example:

I couldn't drive here this morning because someone had BLOCKED me IN.

Block in

Meaning:

Shade or fill in

Example:

He BLOCKED IN the events in his calendar.

Block off

Meaning:

Obstruct an exit to prevent people from leaving

Example:

The police BLOCKED OFF the road after the murder.

Block off

Meaning:

Book or earmark a period of time

Example:

They BLOCKED OFF a week to decorate my house.

Block out

Meaning:

Stop light from entering or leaving

Example:

The trees BLOCK the sun OUT most of the day.

Block out

Meaning:

Try not think about or feel something because it is upsetting or painful

Example:

It was so unpleasant that I try to BLOCK it OUT- otherwise, I'd just be angry all the time.

Block up

Meaning:

Fill a space so that nothing can pass

Example:

The pipe's BLOCKED UP and no water gets through.