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Meaning of "do one's block" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DO ONE'S BLOCK

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DO ONE'S BLOCK

do battle
do by
do down
do duty for
do for
do honour to
do in
do justice to
do like a dinner
do one´s bit
do one´s cruet
do one´s level best
do one´s nana
do one´s nut
do one´s stuff
do oneself justice
do or die
do out
do over
do someone dirt

WORDS THAT END LIKE DO ONE'S BLOCK

a chip off the old block
block
building block
cellblock
chip off the old block
clock
cylinder block
engine block
mental block
mounting-block
nerve block
on the block
roadblock
snatch block
starting block
stumbling block
sun block
superblock
unblock
wood block
writer´s block

Synonyms and antonyms of do one's block in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «do one's block» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DO ONE'S BLOCK

Find out the translation of do one's block to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
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Translator English - Chinese

做一个人的块
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hacer un bloque de
570 millions of speakers

English

do one´s block
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक ब्लॉक करना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نفذ أحد في كتلة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

выполнять свой блок
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fazer um bloco de
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

এক ব্লক করতে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

faire son bloc
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Buat blok
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Führen Sie einen Block des
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

自分のブロックを行います
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

하나 의 블록 을
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nindakake blok
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

làm một của khối
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு தடுப்பு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एखाद्याच्या ब्लॉक करा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bir blok at
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fare il proprio blocco
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

do własnego bloku
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

виконувати свій блок
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

face bloc cuiva
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κάνει ένα μπλοκ του
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

doen ´n mens se blok
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

göra sitt kvarter
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gjøre sin blokk
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DO ONE'S BLOCK»

The term «do one's block» is used very little and occupies the 180.414 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DO ONE'S BLOCK»

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Cassell's Dictionary of Slang
[late 19C+] to make a contribution to the common good, esp. in joining the forces in a time of war. do one's block v. (also do in one's block, lose one's block) [20C+] (Aus.) 1 to lose emotional control, to lose one's temper; thus antonym keep the ...
Jonathon Green, 2005
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A Collection of Confusible Phrases
do one's block do the block do one's blcx:k (Austrai. si.) become angry, excited, or anxious: I did my block - panicked. I reckon you'd say. do the block (Austrai. si.) take a walk: promenade: The streets are thronged with handsome women 'doing  ...
Yuri Dolgopolov, 2004
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A Dictionary of Confusable Phrases: More Than 10,000 Idioms ...
... table discussion with farmers at the Country House Restaurant. make lunch— prepare lunch: Samantha tugged me towards the kitchen; on the way she said, “ Daddy has made lunch.” do one's block • do the block do one's block—(Austral. sl .) ...
Yuri Dolgopolov, 2010
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A Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English
Aus. and synon. with do (one's) block, to become angry. B., 1943. , dopolly. To pick oakum in jail: c.: from ca. 1860; ob. (B. & L.) Cf. mill doll. do (one) proud. To flatter, act hospitably or otherwise generously towards.' coll.: since ca.
Eric Partridge, 2006
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Chambers concise dictionary
[14c: from French bloc] □ blocked adj. □ blocker see separate entry. ♢ do one's block slang, chiefly Aust & NZ to become very angry or excited; to lose one's temper. blockade /blD'keid/ > n the closing off of a port or region, etc by surrounding it ...
Ian Brookes, 2004
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Chabers 21st Century Dictionary
do one's block slang, chiefly Austral dl NZ to become very angry or excited; to lose one's temper. 0 1 4c: from French bloc. □ block someone or something in 1 to prevent them or it from moving or from getting out; to confine them. 2 to draw or  ...
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Wordbook of Australian Idiom: Aussie Slang
... lose or do one's block To become enraged, furious, go berserk— 'They pushed me to far and I done me block' block, off one's block Mad, insane, abnormal— ' Stay away from 'im he's orf 'is flamin' block, mate' bloke Man, fellow, chap— 'Who  ...
Kerrin P. Rowe, 2005
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Cassell英语常用词组用法词典
^Pfl (A severe snowstorm blocked up the railway! — i§HMl mam to do one's block (SI ; fr i P) to put one's head on the block M HEAD' to put the blocks on IS it □ □ □ HU il blockade to run a blockade ffcjlSiJflfdj! (A boat has been captured in ...
Rosalind Fergusson, 2003
9
Faces in the Street
... Australians and New Zealanders from jobbing (qv) each other. Divvies: Dividends; profits. Divvy: Divide. DJ's: David Jones's (qv), Sydney department store. Do (n.): Event, function or party. Do a get: Go away. Do one's block: See ' Block'.
Pip Wilson, 2006
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Idiom Structure in English
... face the music, pass the buck, hit the hay, toe the line, bury the hatchet, go the whole hog; do one's block = (lose one's temper), blow one's own trumpet, feather one's nest, wet one's whistle, burn one's bridges (behind one), behave oneself, ...
Adam Makkai, 1972

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