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unblock

Verb

1 play the cards of (a suit) so that the last trick on which a hand can follow suit will be taken by a higher card in the hand of a partner who has the remaining cards of a combined holding
2 make (assets) available; "release the holdings in the dictator's bank account" [syn: unfreeze, free, release] [ant: freeze, freeze]

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Pronunciation

Verb

  1. To remove or clear an obstruction from something.
  2. To free, or make something available.

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

aid, bare, clear, clear the way, deobstruct, disclose, ease, expedite, explain, expose, facilitate, free, grease, grease the ways, grease the wheels, hasten, help along, loose, lubricate, make clear, make way for, manifest, oil, ope, open the way, open up, patefy, pave the way, prepare the way, quicken, remove friction, reveal, run interference for, simplify, smooth, smooth the way, soap the ways, speed, unbar, uncase, unclench, unclog, unclutch, uncork, uncover, uncurtain, undo, undrape, unfold, unfoul, unjam, unlatch, unlock, unplug, unroll, unseal, unsheathe, unshut, unstop, unveil, unwrap
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