Definition of bloc
- a bloc of voters
- … seeking to buy and sell a large bloc of shares …
- —Stuart Washington
- Potvin's outstanding bloc of games during his rookie campaign occurred during the 1993 playoffs.
- —Stan Fischler
a voting bloc in the senate
a whole bloc of students got together to complain
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First Known Use: 1903See Words from the same year
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