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English definition of “blacklist”

blacklist

verb [T]  /ˈblækˌlɪst/ us  
to put someone’s name on a list of people who are considered not acceptable, which keeps the person from getting jobs, going certain places, or doing particular things: The industry blacklisted him for exposing its corruption.
blacklist
noun [C]  /ˈblækˌlɪst/ us  
The blacklist destroyed his career.
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