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blitz a swift military attack from the air or ground. [4 definitions]
blitzkrieg a blitz. [2 definitions]
blizzard a heavy and widespread snowstorm of lengthy duration. [2 definitions]
bloat to make swollen or distended, as with air or water. [5 definitions]
bloated of a part of the body, swollen due to an excess of fluid or gas. [3 definitions]
bloater a herring or mackerel cured by salting, smoking, and briefly drying. [2 definitions]
blob a shapeless, soft mass. [3 definitions]
bloc an alliance of people, nations, or organizations working together to achieve some legislative or political goal.
block a solid piece of hard material such as wood, concrete, or ice, usu. flat on the sides. [19 definitions]
blockade the barring or shutting off of traffic in and out of an area, such as a seaport or city, by hostile military forces. [3 definitions]
blockage the act of blocking, or the condition of being blocked. [2 definitions]
block and tackle a rigging of pulley blocks and rope or cables used to provide leverage for hauling or lifting heavy loads.
blockbuster a person or thing of great force and overwhelming power. [2 definitions]
blockbusting having overwhelming force or effectiveness. [3 definitions]
blocker in football, an offensive player who tries to block defensive players from tackling the ball carrier. [2 definitions]
blockhead a stupid or dull person; oaf.
blockhouse a fortified building with openings for cannons and rifles to fire through, formerly built of heavy wooden timbers. [3 definitions]
blockish like a block of wood in sensitivity or awareness; dull or stupid.
block letter a simple, hand-printed capital letter. [2 definitions]
blocky like a block in bulk; chunky. [2 definitions]
Bloemfontein the judicial capital of South Africa. (Cf. Cape Town, Pretoria.)