blocked vs plugged what difference

what is difference between blocked and plugged

English

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /blɑkt/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /blɒkt/
  • Rhymes: -ɒkt

Adjective

blocked (comparative more blocked, superlative most blocked)

  1. Obstructed, so that through movement or flow is prevented or impeded.
    This road is blocked, so we must find another route.
    Call a plumber to unclog the blocked drain.
  2. Unable to move owing to an obstruction.
    The argument was over a blocked car in a driveway.
  3. (of a person, telephone number, IP address, etc.) Banned or barred from connecting or logging on.
    Blocked users will be unable to access their accounts indefinitely.
    The phone will reject calls from blocked numbers.
  4. (of a computer account or similar) Disabled or disconnected, so as to prevent access.
    All of this user’s accounts are now blocked.
  5. (Ireland, slang) Drunk

Synonyms

  • (obstructed): choked, clogged, forwrought (obsolete), impedite (obsolete)
  • (drunk): See Thesaurus:drunk
Translations

Verb

blocked

  1. simple past tense and past participle of block

Anagrams

  • bedlock, deblock


English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /plʌɡd/

Verb

plugged

  1. simple past tense and past participle of plug

Anagrams

  • puggled

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