"Block" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 zǔ zhǐ to prevent / to block
 zǔ ài to obstruct / to hinder / to block / obstruction / hindrance
 píng bì to screen / to block (sth or sb) / to shield / (protective) shield
 fāng kuài cube / block / square / rectangle / diamond &diams / (in card games)
 fēng shā to shut out / to block / to smother
 zǔ sè to block / to clog
 zhē zhù to cover (up) / to block / to obstruct / to shade
 jiē qū block (between streets)
 zǔ duàn to block / to obstruct / to intercept / to interdict
 qū kuài block / segment / section / sector / area
 lán zǔ to block / to obstruct
 gài mào block (basketball)
 dǔ sǐ to block (a road) / to plug (a hole) / to stop up
 chōng sè congestion / to block / to congest / to crowd / to choke / to cram / to fill up / to stuff / to take up all the space
 mù kuài block
 lán wǎng to intercept at the net (volleyball, tennis etc) / to block
 fēng jìn to ban (narcotics, a movie etc) / to block (a road etc) / (Internet) to block (a user)
 gěng sè to clog / to block / to obstruct
 zǔ jué to block / to obstruct / to clog
 kǎ to stop / to block / (computing) (coll.) slow / (loanword) card / CL:張|张[zhang1],片[pian4] / truck (from "car") / calorie (abbr. for 卡路里[ka3 lu4 li3]) / cassette
 qiǎ to block / to be stuck / to be wedged / customs station / a clip / a fastener / a checkpost / Taiwan pr. [ka3]
 zǔ to hinder / to block / to obstruct
 zhàng to block / to hinder / to obstruct
 ài to hinder / to obstruct / to block
 gěng branch / stem / stalk / CL:根[gen1] / to block / to hinder / (Tw) interesting, fresh, or amusing subject matter or scenario
 è to block / to restrain / to control
 xuàn to block (a hat) / to stretch (a shoe)
 yīn variant of 堙[yin1] / to block
 zhì (executioner's) block
 zhì (executioner's) block
 jiē duàn block
 lì zǔ to block / to prevent by force
 kuài tǐ a block / body of person or animal as a block
 zì zǔ block (of data) / code word
 dù sè to stop / to block
 yōng è to block / to stop up / to obstruct
 yī kuài one block / one piece / one (unit of money) / together / in the same place / in company
 gōng yù apartment building / block of flats / CL:套[tao4]
 bǎn kuài printing block / section (of a newspaper) / board (of BBS or discussion forum)
 hú lu calabash or bottle gourd (Lagenaria siceraria) / hoist / generic term for block and tackle (or parts thereof) / muddled / (poker) full house
 dǎ tōng to open access / to establish contact / to remove a block / to put through (a phone connection)
 jiào xué lóu teaching block / school building
 dǔ zhù to block up
 ài hé the river of love / a stumbling block on the path to enlightenment (Buddhism)
 dà xiě capital letters / uppercase letters / block letters / banker's anti-fraud numerals
 zhē bì to cover / to hide from view / to obstruct or block / defilade (military)
 qì kuài building block
 zhēn bǎn chopping board or block
 lán lù to block sb's path / to waylay
 huá lún block and tackle
 bàn jiǎo shí stumbling block / obstacle / someone who gets in your way
 chōng ěr bù wén to block one's ears and not listen (idiom) / to turn a deaf ear
 huá kuài runner block / sliding block / slider (computer interface element)
 jī běn dān wèi basic unit / fundamental building block
 lán lù hǔ stumbling block
 kè běn block printed edition
 kuàng tú flowchart / block diagram
 diàn dòng hú lu electric chain pulley block
 qī qiǎo bǎn tangram (traditional Chinese block puzzle)
 huá chē pulley block
 bāo chǎng to reserve all the seats (or a large block of seats) at a theater, restaurant etc
 diāo bǎn a carved printing block
 zhēng kǎi regular script (sim. to block capitals)
 shǒu lā hú lu hand chain pulley block
 fāng kuàng tú flowchart / block diagram
 bǎn a register / block of printing / edition / version / page
 lán to block sb's path / to obstruct / to flag down (a taxi)
 dūn stone block
 Jiāng láng cái jìn Jiang Yan has exhausted his talent (idiom) / fig. to have used up one's creative powers / to have writer's block
 xì to engrave or carve, as a block for printing
 bì mén sè dòu to close doors and block openings (idiom) / mounting a strict defense
 cuān to engrave or carve, as a block for printing
 yáng gēng yōkan, gelatin dessert typically made from red bean paste, agar, and sugar, sold in block form
 kuài guī a gauge block (block for accurate measurement)
 shǒu bǎn hú lu lever pulley block
 pīn bǎn wán jù jigsaw puzzle / wood block puzzle
 pīn bǎn yóu xì jigsaw puzzle / wood block puzzle
 qì sāi airlock / air block / fipple (in the mouthpiece of wind instrument)
 chái láng sāi lù ravenous wolves block the road (idiom) / wicked people in power / a vicious tyranny rules the land
 nì duàn céng reverse fault (geology) / compression fault, where one block pushes over the other at dip of less than 45 degrees
 mén dūn wooden or stone block supporting the axle of a door
 zǔ yuán to block reinforcements
  rotating breech block
  standard component / module / building block
  increasing block tariff
 dì jiǎn shōu fèi zhì decreasing block tariff
 mào yì jí tuán trading block
 mào yì tǐ trading block
 kān tàn qū exploration block
  block diagram
  National Renaissance Block
  firing pin lock / firing pin block
  breech block
 gài mào r to block a shot (basketball) / (dialect) excellent / fantastic
 rén wéi dāo zǔ , wǒ wéi yú ròu lit. to be the meat on sb's chopping block (idiom) / fig. to be at sb's mercy
 xuàn zi shoe tree / hat block
 gài huǒ guō to block a shot (basketball)
 zǔ gōng to block a shot (basketball) (Tw)
 qí tóu shì treating everyone the same, regardless of individual differences / one-size-fits-all approach / (typesetting) block paragraphs (no indenting, and blank space between each paragraph)
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