block englannista suomeksi
torjuminen, häiritseminen, estäminen
sarja, rivi, ryhmä, erä, rivistö
käyttää suojastusjärjestelmää, käyttää linjasuojastusta
pidäke, este, häiriö, katkos
jakaa lohkoihin, jakaa osiin, muovata
salvata lihaksen toiminta, salvata, salvata hermon toiminta
rakennus, suuri talo
A substantial, often approximately cuboid, piece of any substance.
(RQ:Orwell Animal Farm)
- You young porkers who are sitting in front of me, every one of you will scream your lives out at the block within a year.
''a block of ice''
''a block of stone''
A chopping block; cuboid base for cutting or beheading.
''Anne Boleyn placed her head on the block and awaited her execution.''
A group of urban lots of property, several acres in extent, not crossed by public streets.
''I'm going for a walk around the block.''
A residential building consisting of flats.
(quote-book)| title=(w)| chapter=Foreword|url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL2004261W| passage=He turned back to the scene before him and the enormous new block of council dwellings. The design was some way after Corbusier but the block was built up on plinths and resembled an Atlantic liner swimming diagonally across the site.
''a block of flats''
''The place you are looking for is two long blocks east and one short block north.''
''a mental block''
''I'll knock your block off!''
A block: a simplified head model upon which wigs are worn.
1851, (w), ''(w)'', 13|chapter 13
- Next morning, Monday, after disposing of the embalmed head to a barber, for a block, I settled my own and comrade’s bill; using, however, my comrade’s money.
A mould on which hats, bonnets, etc., are shaped.
A set of sheets (of paper) joined together at one end.
''a block of 100 tickets''
''There's a block in the pipe that means the water can't get through.''
An action to interfere with the movement of an opposing player or of the object of play (ball, puck).
A defensive play by one or more players meant to deflect a spiked ball back to the hitter’s court.
A joined group of four (or in some cases nine) postage stamps, forming a roughly square shape.
1833, ''The Gospel Anchor'' (volume 2, page 371)
- She said, 'I hope I shall not be left to kill myself, but It would be no more sin to kill me, than to put a block on the fire.'
2012, Ron Herrett, ''Shorty's Story''
- Dawn and Shorty would cut this tree into blocks, while Randy and Matt went back for more. Dawn and Shorty made a good team on the crosscut, so when another log arrived, the first was almost completely made into shake wood.
The position of a player or bat when guarding the wicket.
A discrete group of vines in a vineyard, often distinguished from others by variety, clone, canopy training method, irrigation infrastructure, or some combination thereof.
To fill (something) so that it is not possible to pass.
''The pipe is blocked.''
To prevent (something or someone) from passing.
To prevent (something from happening or someone from doing something).
''His plan to take over the business was blocked by the boss.''
To impede an opponent.
''He blocked the basketball player's shot.''
''The offensive linemen tried to block the blitz.''
To specify the positions and movements of the actors.
''It was very difficult to block this scene convincingly.''
To hit with a block.
To play a block shot.
''I tried to send you a message, but you've blocked me!''
''When the condition expression is false, the thread blocks on the condition variable.''
''I blocked the mittens by wetting them and pinning them to a shaped piece of cardboard.''
To shape or sketch out roughly.
a block, a pulley
a block, a piece of data storage
a bloc (of voters or countries)