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1. block

noun. ['ˈblɑːk'] a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides).

Synonyms

  • cake
  • bar
  • artifact
  • chock
  • cube
  • domino
  • nog
  • metal bar
  • step
  • crosshead
  • ingot
  • type
  • briquette
  • briquet
  • artefact
  • chopping block
  • inkpad
  • slab
  • inking pad
  • starting block
  • stamp pad
  • anvil
  • swage block
  • pad
  • square block
  • wedge
  • block of metal

Antonyms

  • be well
  • stimulate
  • fragrant
  • inoffensive

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Block Vote

  • 'single-quote
  • 'end-inner-quote
  • "end-of-quote
  • "double-quote
  • banxquote
  • "close-quote
  • underwrote
  • terre-haute
  • misquote
  • 'inner-quote
  • 'end-quote
  • "end-quote
  • unquote
  • "unquote
  • promote
  • overwrote
  • vannote
  • uncoat
  • sproat
  • rewrote
  • remote
  • outvote
  • hinote
  • ducote
  • devote
  • denote
  • demote
  • connote
  • chipote
  • capote

2. block

verb. ['ˈblɑːk'] render unsuitable for passage.

Synonyms

  • obstruct
  • impede
  • close off
  • obturate
  • occlude
  • jam
  • blockade
  • bar
  • block off
  • close up
  • barricade
  • close
  • shut off
  • stop

Antonyms

  • careless
  • long
  • public
  • unrestrained

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. block

noun. ['ˈblɑːk'] a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings.

Synonyms

  • area
  • country

Antonyms

  • survive
  • deprive
  • boycott

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. block

verb. ['ˈblɑːk'] hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of.

Synonyms

  • stymie
  • forestall
  • hinder
  • foreclose
  • forbid
  • bottleneck
  • check
  • stonewall
  • blockade
  • hang
  • filibuster
  • embarrass
  • preclude
  • stymy
  • prevent

Antonyms

  • nonintervention
  • lose
  • boil
  • overgarment

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. block

noun. ['ˈblɑːk'] housing in a large building that is divided into separate units.

Synonyms

  • lodging
  • cellblock
  • ward
  • living accommodations
  • housing

Antonyms

  • disinfect
  • honor
  • fair
  • fair ball

Etymology

  • blok (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bloc (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. vote

verb. ['ˈvoʊt'] express one's preference for a candidate or for a measure or resolution; cast a vote.

Synonyms

  • pick out
  • turn thumbs down
  • ballot
  • outvote
  • vote down
  • write in
  • select
  • take
  • choose

Antonyms

  • ionate
  • calcify
  • iodinate
  • string

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

7. vote

noun. ['ˈvoʊt'] a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative.

Synonyms

  • secret ballot
  • veto
  • choice
  • write-in
  • option
  • balloting
  • casting vote
  • multiple voting
  • split ticket
  • ballot
  • pick
  • selection
  • block vote
  • straight ticket

Antonyms

  • straight ticket
  • powerlessness
  • inferior
  • tasteless

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

8. vote

verb. ['ˈvoʊt'] express one's choice or preference by vote.

Synonyms

  • express
  • state

Antonyms

  • dishonor
  • refuse
  • disclaim

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

9. vote

noun. ['ˈvoʊt'] the opinion of a group as determined by voting.

Synonyms

  • plebiscite
  • referendum
  • election

Antonyms

  • legalize
  • permit
  • decriminalize
  • allow

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)

10. vote

noun. ['ˈvoʊt'] a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution; guaranteed to women by the 19th amendment.

Synonyms

  • suffrage
  • franchise
  • universal suffrage
  • right to vote

Antonyms

  • call option
  • spread
  • praise
  • push

Etymology

  • votum (Latin)
  • voveo (Latin)
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