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blot

verb [T]  /blɑt/ (-tt-) us  

blot verb [T] (MARK WITH INK)

to spoil a letter, drawing, etc. with scattered drops of ink

blot verb [T] (DRY)

to dry something by using a paper or cloth to absorb a liquid: I’ve spilled some coffee – can you bring me some paper towels to blot it up?
Phrasal verbs

blot

noun [C]  /blɑt/ us  

blot noun [C] (MARK)

an unwanted mark or spot of liquid: Ink blots covered the page. A blot is also a fault that spoils the appearance or reputation of someone or something: This arrest is a blot on his reputation.
Translations of “blot”
in Spanish borrón, cosa que afea…
in French pâté, tache…
in German der Klecks, der Schandfleck…
in Chinese (Traditional) 墨水漬…
in Russian промокать…
in Turkish lekeyi silmek, kurulamak, çıkarmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 墨水渍…
in Polish wsączać…
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