Block and Support


Block verb - To close up so that no empty spaces remain.

Support is an antonym for block in topics: prevent, obstruct, obstruction.


Support verb - To provide (someone) with what is useful or necessary to achieve an end.
Usage example: sent reinforcements to support the troops deployed overseas

Block is an antonym for support in topics: help, food, defend.

How words are described

good good block good support
full full block full support
special special block special support
effective effective block effective support
Other adjectives: real, massive, main, new, major, extra, basic.

Common collocations

people block people support people
attacks block attacks support attacks
moves block moves support moves

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Support characters were also nerfed, as they now possess a Life Gauge, and thus, anytime they block an Ultimate Jutsu for you, they take the damage.
  • As the block goes on, the rest of Theros also become nay-theists themselves, as support for the gods drops away sharply.
    Source: Nay-Theist
  • Fans also continued to support the show's reruns on Nick's 90s block The 90s Are All That.
Cite this Source
Support and Block. (2016). Retrieved 2023, February 04, from
Block & Support. N.p., 2016. Web. 04 Feb. 2023. <>.
Support or Block. 2016. Accessed February 04, 2023.
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