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  Definition of Roadblock
  1. a barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc.
  2. any condition that makes it difficult to make progress or to achieve an objective; "intolerance is a barrier to understanding"
Similar Words: barricade, barrier

 

Hyponyms: ideological barrier, language barrier

 

Derivational Morphology: barricade, block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar, barricado

 

 
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