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blacklistverb [T]

us   /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
noun [C] us   /ˈblækˌlɪst/
The blacklist destroyed his career.
(Definition of blacklist from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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blacklistnoun [C]

uk   /ˈblæklɪst/ us  
a list of companies, organizations, or people that have a bad reputation or have done something illegal and that other organizations do not do business with because of this: The bank is now on a blacklist of businesses targeted for future investigation.

blacklistverb [T]

uk   /ˈblæklɪst/ us  
to decide that you will not do business with an organization or person: blacklist sb for sth They found themselves blacklisted for credit after being declared bankrupt. blacklisted companies
(Definition of blacklist from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “blacklist”
in Chinese (Simplified) 黑名单…
in Turkish kara liste oluşturmak, kara listeye almak…
in Russian вносить в черный список…
in Chinese (Traditional) 黑名單…
in Polish czarna lista…
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