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الإنجليزية - التركية
s., İng. dopdolu
الإنجليزية - الإنجليزية
Having the blocks drawn close together so no further movement is possible, as when the tackle is hauled to the utmost
Jammed tightly together; very crowded; completely filled or stuffed

Some of Sardinia's gorgeous seaside towns have lately been invaded by builders who erected chockablock housing that catered to middle-income tourists but threatened to spoil the landscape.

In a crowded manner; as completely or closely as possible

The meeting hall was chockablock full of angry citizens.

When the lower block of a tackle is pulled as close as possible to the upper one so it can be drawn no higher
Hoisted as high as the tackle will admit; brought close together, as the two blocks of a tackle in hoisting
One after another, drawn as closely together as possible
packed full to capacity; "chowder chockablock with pieces of fish"
{s} packed full; pulled as tight as possible, close together (e.g. of nautical lines)
packed full to capacity; "chowder chockablock with pieces of fish