1. [ verb ] cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious
Synonyms: abash
Related terms: upset confuse abashment
2. [ verb ] hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of
Synonyms: block obstruct hinder stymie stymy blockade

"His brother blocked him at every turn"

Related terms: prevent hang check stonewall bottleneck filibuster blockage stymie obstructionist obstruction
Similar spelling:   embarrassed