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Synonyms for blockish

resembling a block in shape


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rapt and wrapped in it, unseeing the blockish church-tower in
A blockish, 30-story mass, it can be seen from every point in the park and from far beyond it.
Its heavy build, blockish head and fleshy nose suggested affinities with the caviomorphs, probably either the Abrocomidae (chinchilla rats) or the Echimyidae (spiny rats).
Or doth ye blockish slave The reall presence hould; allthough he dare not yet Speake out his blasphemie; untill the times ar fitt?
The Chrysler 300C, for example, is an aggressively styled sedan with a blockish front end that screams for attention.
Yet, their street-level space, which included a memorial museum rising from the north tower and a garden on the south tower, was not as focused; the blockish museum obscured the north-tower footprint rather than honoring it.
Because Wood is sensitive to Samson's slightly blockish behaviour, this prompts a hugely convincing reappraisal of Dalila, at the expense of Samson, and also of countless critics, many female, who have abused Dalila simply because they have assumed that that is the job in hand.
books (in the beginning was the word), abjection (Head and Bottle, 1975, thrusts the artist's gaze facedown on his liquid muse), and the formless (since for Guston speech/language concretizes vision, his blockish forms, as Cooper proposed, shift identities with the same metonymical slipperiness that enables us to name a single thought with diverse related words).
Upon reconsideration, it does look amazingly blockish.