Synonyms of occlude
block • When the shrimp farm is built it will block the stream.
fill • Fill the holes with plaster.
shut • Just make sure you shut the gate after you.
seal • He sealed the envelope and put on a stamp.
plug • Crews are working to plug a major oil leak.
choke • The village roads are choked with traffic.
clog • The traffic clogged the Thames bridges.
hinder • Landslides are continuing to hinder the arrival of relief supplies.
obstruct • Lorries obstructed the road completely.
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blockTo block a road, channel, or pipe means to put an object across it or in it so that nothing can pass through it or along it.
• When the shrimp farm is built it will block the stream.
chokeIf a place is choked with things or people, it is full of them and they prevent movement in it.
• The village roads are choked with traffic.
clogWhen something clogs a hole or place, it blocks it so that nothing can pass through.
• The traffic clogged the Thames bridges.
Thesaurus for occlude from the Collins English Thesaurus
to block or stop up (a passage or opening); obstruct