obstruct

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obstruct [sth/sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (block)obstruir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  obstruir a vtr + prep
  bloquear vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  bloquear a vtr + prep
 The fallen rocks obstructed the road.
obstruct [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative (block, hinder)obstruir vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  bloquear vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  obstaculizar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
 The law will not allow money to obstruct justice.
obstruct [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." figurative (hinder, prevent) (figurado)obstaculizar a vtr + prep
  estorbar a vtr + prep
  trabar a vtr + prep
 The crossing guard obstructed the children when they tried to cross the street.
obstruct [sb] from doing [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (hinder, prevent)evitar que alguien haga algo loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 Fear should not obstruct an officer from doing his duty.
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