Unclog vs Unblock - What's the difference?

unclog | unblock |


In transitive terms the difference between unclog and unblock

is that unclog is to remove a blockage from while unblock is to free or make available.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

unclog

English

Verb

  • To remove a blockage from.
  • To have a blockage removed.
  • English ergative verbs

    unblock

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To remove or clear a block or obstruction from.
  • We need a plumber to unblock the sink.
  • To free or make available.
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  • It is not just bad news about Dubai that gets blocked from the Internet; a whole range of other social networking sites have been blocked, unblocked and reblocked.
    English transitive verbs