verb (used with object), block·ad·ed, block·ad·ing.
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Facing a blockade similar to what TikTok and WeChat now face, ZTE cut a deal.It’s getting harder for tech companies to bridge the US-China divide|Amy Nordrum|September 21, 2020|MIT Technology Review
It was the longest internet blockade ever in the democratic world.Podcast: How a 135-year-old law lets India shutdown the internet|Anthony Green|September 2, 2020|MIT Technology Review
A blockade would have rapidly cut off Pakistan from oil supplies.
At 23 years old he has lived under the blockade for almost a third of his life and he is fed up.The Gaza Paradox: Hamas Has Little Support, but the War Has a Lot|Jesse Rosenfeld|August 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Karim has been without work since Hamas seized power in Gaza in 2007 and Israel imposed its seven-year blockade.
Those are both more than double the numbers from before the blockade.
Given the circumstances and the blockade, building and using tunnels is the choice many in Gaza make.The Other Reason Palestinians Build Tunnels in Gaza|Matt Surrusco|October 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Captain Mugford chose to run the British blockade and fight the whole fleet of a dozen ships or more, if necessary.Revolutionary Reader|Sophie Lee Foster
British commerce was seriously interfered with by the blockade.Cruise and Captures of the Alabama|Albert M. Goodrich
Of these, perhaps, the boat action during the blockade of Cadiz was the most severe.Thrilling Stories Of The Ocean|Marmaduke Park
Thus, the natives of the Northern Neck were driven to running the blockade.The Stronghold|Miriam Haynie
We had no difficulty in getting out of the bay, for the blockade was not then enforced.Within The Enemy's Lines|Oliver Optic