plugged

plugged
adjective
1. (of a coin) altered by the insertion of a plug of base metal
Participle of verb: ↑change
2. completely obstructed or closed off
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the storm was responsible for many blocked roads and bridges

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the drain was plugged

Syn: ↑blocked
Similar to: ↑obstructed

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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