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For short term relaxation, I take a hot tub. It's my best way to unblock writers' block, too. For a bit longer relaxation, I enjoy camping. Just being in the wilderness, with no phones or computers or anything I have to do really refreshes my spirit.
Ellen Hopkins

Meaning of "unblock" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UNBLOCK

unblock  [ʌnˈblɒk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UNBLOCK

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Unblock is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb unblock in English.

WHAT DOES UNBLOCK MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Unblock

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Definition of unblock in the English dictionary

The definition of unblock in the dictionary is to remove a blockage from.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO UNBLOCK

PRESENT

Present
I unblock
you unblock
he/she/it unblocks
we unblock
you unblock
they unblock
Present continuous
I am unblocking
you are unblocking
he/she/it is unblocking
we are unblocking
you are unblocking
they are unblocking
Present perfect
I have unblocked
you have unblocked
he/she/it has unblocked
we have unblocked
you have unblocked
they have unblocked
Present perfect continuous
I have been unblocking
you have been unblocking
he/she/it has been unblocking
we have been unblocking
you have been unblocking
they have been unblocking
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I unblocked
you unblocked
he/she/it unblocked
we unblocked
you unblocked
they unblocked
Past continuous
I was unblocking
you were unblocking
he/she/it was unblocking
we were unblocking
you were unblocking
they were unblocking
Past perfect
I had unblocked
you had unblocked
he/she/it had unblocked
we had unblocked
you had unblocked
they had unblocked
Past perfect continuous
I had been unblocking
you had been unblocking
he/she/it had been unblocking
we had been unblocking
you had been unblocking
they had been unblocking
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will unblock
you will unblock
he/she/it will unblock
we will unblock
you will unblock
they will unblock
Future continuous
I will be unblocking
you will be unblocking
he/she/it will be unblocking
we will be unblocking
you will be unblocking
they will be unblocking
Future perfect
I will have unblocked
you will have unblocked
he/she/it will have unblocked
we will have unblocked
you will have unblocked
they will have unblocked
Future perfect continuous
I will have been unblocking
you will have been unblocking
he/she/it will have been unblocking
we will have been unblocking
you will have been unblocking
they will have been unblocking
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would unblock
you would unblock
he/she/it would unblock
we would unblock
you would unblock
they would unblock
Conditional continuous
I would be unblocking
you would be unblocking
he/she/it would be unblocking
we would be unblocking
you would be unblocking
they would be unblocking
Conditional perfect
I would have unblock
you would have unblock
he/she/it would have unblock
we would have unblock
you would have unblock
they would have unblock
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been unblocking
you would have been unblocking
he/she/it would have been unblocking
we would have been unblocking
you would have been unblocking
they would have been unblocking
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you unblock
we let´s unblock
you unblock
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to unblock
Past participle
unblocked
Present Participle
unblocking
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UNBLOCK


backblock
ˈbækˌblɒk
bloc
blɒk
Bloch
blɒk
block
blɒk
Blok
blɒk
breechblock
ˈbriːtʃˌblɒk
cellblock
ˈsɛlˌblɒk
H-block
ˈeɪtʃˌblɒk
monobloc
ˈmɒnəʊˌblɒk
roadblock
ˈrəʊdˌblɒk
subblock
ˈsʌbˌblɒk
superblock
ˈsuːpəblɒk
swivelblock
ˈswɪvəlˌblɒk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UNBLOCK

unblenching
unblended
unbless
unblessed
unblessedness
unblind
unblindfold
unblinking
unblinkingly
unblissful
unblooded
unbloodied
unbloody
unblotted
unblown
unblunted
unblurred
unblushing
unblushingly
unblushingness

WORDS THAT END LIKE UNBLOCK

a chip off the old block
apartment block
atrioventricular block
building block
chip off the old block
chock-a-block
chopping block
cylinder block
engine block
line block
lock
mental block
mounting-block
nerve block
on the block
snatch block
starting block
stumbling block
sun block
wood block
writer´s block

Synonyms and antonyms of unblock in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «unblock» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UNBLOCK

Find out the translation of unblock to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of unblock from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «unblock» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

解锁
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

desbloquear
570 millions of speakers

English

unblock
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अनब्लॉक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الافراج
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

разблокировать
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

desbloquear
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

অবরোধ মুক্ত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

débloquer
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Menyekat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

entsperren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ブロックを解除
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

차단 해제
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Unblock
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

dọn cho trống
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விடுவிக்க
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अनावरोधित करा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

engeli kaldırmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sbloccare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

odblokować
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

розблокувати
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

deblocare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ξεμπλοκάρετε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

blokkeer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

avblockera
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

oppheve blokkeringen
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of unblock

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UNBLOCK»

The term «unblock» is very widely used and occupies the 6.244 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UNBLOCK» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about unblock

EXAMPLES

QUOTES WITH «UNBLOCK»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word unblock.
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Ellen Hopkins
For short term relaxation, I take a hot tub. It's my best way to unblock writers' block, too. For a bit longer relaxation, I enjoy camping. Just being in the wilderness, with no phones or computers or anything I have to do really refreshes my spirit.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UNBLOCK»

Discover the use of unblock in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to unblock and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Shiatsu: Unblock And Rebalance The Body's Vital Energy For ...
With an authoritative text and over 400 specially comminssioned photographs this book illlustrates the basic frame of treatments in classical Shiatsu.
Hilary Totah, 2006
2
Protective Relaying: Principles and Applications, Third Edition
Thus, tripping is blocked by the blocking signal from station G. The operation of FD2 keys the transmitter FSK TH to unblock. Back at station G: Reception of the unblock signal from station H by FSK RG operates OR G2, but AND G3 cannot ...
J. Lewis Blackburn, Thomas J. Domin, 2006
3
I'm Fine!: Learning To Unblock Your Emotions
The aim of this book is quite simply to uplift, inform and inspire the reader to work on one of the most crucial areas of our lives.
Andrew Tresidder, 2003
4
Slow Magnesium Ion Unblock and Inherent Voltage Dependence ...
N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptors are a subtype of ligand-gated ionotropic glutamate receptors that are involved in most fast, excitatory neuronal transmission in the mammalian central nervous system (CNS).
Richard J. Clarke, 2006
5
Windows PowerShell Cookbook: The Complete Guide to Scripting ...
Use the Unblock-File cmdlet to clear the “Downloaded from the Internet” flag on a file: PS > Unblock-File c:\downloads\file.zip To unblock many files (for example, an expanded ZIP archive), pipe the results of the Get-ChildItem cmdlet into the ...
Lee Holmes, 2013
6
Facebook All-in-One For Dummies
You can unblock someone by clicking the Unblock link next to his name. ✦ Block App Invites: Sometimes, you may have a friend who really likes Facebook apps and games and constantly invites you to join them by installing those apps and ...
Jamie Crager, Scott Ayres, Melanie Nelson, 2014
7
Generative Programming and Component Engineering: Third ...
sequence 1 sequence 2 sequence 3 tgt in RUNNING add to wait queue unblock of a higher unblock, tgt in RUNNING unblock, tgt in READY block unblock, tgt in BLOCKED priority process 2.3 OS Expertise The OS expert identifies the ...
Gabor Karsai, Eelco Visser, 2004
8
The Gentle Way III: Master Your Life
I was getting really mad, because no matter what Idid,the loo would not unblock. Ipoured bleachdown it,thinking that would unblock it; I kept flushing it, because the water was going down slowly, but it just would not unblock. Every time I flushed ...
Tom T. Moore, 2013
9
Twitter Application Development For Dummies
To unblock a user you previously blocked, use the blocks/destroy method. This method requires you authenticate as the user who's doing the unblocking and post the ID of the person you want to unblock to the blocks/destroy method.
Dusty Reagan, 2010
10
Formal Aspects in Security and Trust: IFIP TC1 WG1.7 ...
(The "abstract" actions initiate(n), block(n), receive(n), transfer(n) and terminate(n ) are explained with more details in section 4.4, and so arc the actions unblock(n) and cancel(n) below.) There are some alternative scenarios of the protocol.
Theo Dimitrakos, Fabio Martinelli, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UNBLOCK»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term unblock is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Deposit Guarantee Fund will partially unblock payments on Delta …
Deposit Guarantee Fund will partially unblock payments on Delta Bank deposits with signs of division. Print version. July 30, 2015, 5:46 p.m. | Business — by ... «Kyiv Post, Jul 15»
2
Portugal Aims to Unblock Visa Program for Wealthy Foreigners
Portugal's government has approved new procedures it hopes will remove legal obstacles that have halted granting residence permits to wealthy investors from ... «ABC News, Jul 15»
3
Police order Yerevan protesters to unblock Bagramian Avenue …
Police order Yerevan protesters to unblock Bagramian Avenue within one hour. Print version. July 6, 2015, 11:20 a.m. | Russia and former Soviet Union — by ... «Kyiv Post, Jul 15»
4
Police preparing to unblock Baghramyan avenue
Armenian law enforcement bodies intend to resume traffic on the currently blocked Baghramyan's avenue in Yerevan. Oxu.Az reports citing TASS that the police ... «News.Az, Jul 15»
5
Belgium unblocks seized Russian accounts
While visiting China, Belgium's Foreign Minister Didier Reynders said: "A solution has been found to unblock as a priority accounts for the running of the ... «BBC News, Jun 15»
6
Operation to 'unblock' censored blogs in Russia,
The Reporters Without Borders group on Thursday launched an operation to "unblock" censored websites in 11 countries, including China, Russia, Iran and ... «Jakarta Post, Mar 15»
7
Medicare Payments Surge for Stents to Unblock Blood Vessels in …
At a time of increasing scrutiny of procedures to open blocked heart arteries, cardiologists are turning to — and reaping huge payments from -- controversial ... «New York Times, Jan 15»
8
Unblock foreign funds of Greenpeace India: HC to govt
NEW DELHI: Delhi high court on Tuesday directed the government to "unblock" foreign contributions to the tune of Rs 1.87 crore received by controversial NGO ... «Times of India, Jan 15»
9
Government orders ISPs to unblock 32 websites, links
NEW DELHI: The government on Friday ordered internet service providers (ISPs) to unblock 32 websites and website links it had asked them to block in ... «Economic Times, Jan 15»
10
larchmere merchants celebrate completion of streetscape with …
That's why they're holding an "UnBlock the Street" party on Thursday, November 6th from 3-7 p.m. According to the press release, merchants, residents, artists, ... «freshwatercleveland, Nov 14»

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