barricade oneself

Definition of barricade oneself

  1. :  to block oneself off from other people usually inside something as by locking doors or erecting barricades <Students barricaded themselves in the cafeteria to protest university policies.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to block off or stop up with a barricade

    :  to prevent access to by means of a barricade

  1. :  an obstruction or rampart thrown up across a way or passage to check the advance of the enemy

    :  barrier

    :  barrier, obstacle

  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

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