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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a trip made at another's expense

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