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English definition of “blacklist”


verb [T]    /ˈblækˌlɪst/
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    /ˈblækˌlɪst/ noun [C] The blacklist destroyed his career.
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