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English definition of “blot out something”

blot out something

phrasal verb with blot    /blɑt/ verb [T] (-tt-)
to cause something to disappear , or to remove something unpleasant from your thoughts : A dark cloud blotted out the sun . He blots out the painful memories by keeping very busy .
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