verb (used with object)
Examples from the Web for roadblock
For over a decade, those trying to make better sunscreen found a roadblock at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).Nazis, Sunscreen, and Sea Gull Eggs: Congress in 2014 Was Hella Productive|Ben Jacobs|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As Mitchell was looking to expand his enterprise in the mid-2000s, he ran into a roadblock.At This Creepy Libertarian Charter School, Kids Must Swear ‘to Be Obedient to Those in Authority’|ProPublica|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Not far from the drop-off point, the team ran into their first roadblock.
The roadblock was an example of how quickly the reality on the ground is changing.
We knew as we approached that this roadblock was supposed to be one of the most difficult to get through in the region.
Then, tonight, you took the chance of finding the roadblock.
The governor's car with its police escort rolled through the streets of Calor, en route to the roadblock at the hotel road.
Ten yards past the roadblock he turned around and looked at Malone.Occasion for Disaster|Gordon Randall Garrett
Removal of this roadblock has high priority in my legislative recommendations.
A quarter of a mile ahead of the fugitives, the first of the four roadblock units came plowing over the rise.Code Three|Rick Raphael