Definition Of block


a building, especially part of a complex, used for a particular purpose.

a cell block

a flat area of something, typically a solid area of color.

cover the eyelid with a neutral block of color

a large quantity or allocation of things regarded as a unit.

a block of shares

a large solid piece of hard material, especially rock, stone, or wood, typically with flat surfaces on each side.

a block of marble

a person's head.

“I'll knock your block off,” he said

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Example Of block

  • block grants

  • block up the holes with sticky tape

  • A block of 55,500 Petrol shares was sold at 14.31 and another 129,500 shares at 14.32.

  • a block of marble

  • a cell block

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