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blot out something

phrasal verb with blot  us   /blɑt/ verb [T] (-tt-)
to ​cause something to ​disappear, or to ​remove something ​unpleasant from ​yourthoughts: A ​darkcloud blotted out the ​sun. He blots out the ​painfulmemories by ​keeping very ​busy.
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