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barricade

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a physical object that blocks the way
  • the police put up barricades to block off the parade route

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barricade

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of barricade (Entry 2 of 2)

to disallow entry into (a place) by means of a physical barrier at the entry point
  • the city barricaded the flooded streets to through traffic

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The first known use of barricade was in 1592

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“Barricade.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/barricade. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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