barricade

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Synonyms for barricade

Synonyms for barricade

Synonyms for barricade

a barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc

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a barrier (usually thrown up hastily) to impede the advance of an enemy

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prevent access to by barricading

block off with barricades

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Hong Kong: How do you defend yourself against scores of tear gas wielding police while manning the barricades at Hong Kong's protest camps?
In another example of M&A last week, GE of the US made an approach to French train and power equipment maker Alstom, which immediately had the French manning the barricades. Remember that this is the country that declared yogurt to be a strategic national asset a few years ago when there was a talk of a bid for Danone.
They will of course be manning the barricades again next Wednesday night with Jose Mourinho undefeated at Chelsea in over 70 home games.
Rather than manning the barricades Les Miserables style, Bragg goes back to basics, charting love, loss, relationships and regret, all set in sepia Americana sympathetically produced by Grammy winner Joe Henry.
"I would be manning the barricades if we were talking about moving these children to a significantly different area as regards language use but they are going to have more children to play with that come from the same linguistic background.