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English definition of “blot sth out”

blot sth out

phrasal verb with blot     /blɒt/ verb [T] (present participle blotting, past tense and past participle blotted)
NOT THINK to stop yourself from thinking about something unpleasant : I've tried to blot out memories of my relationship with Dieter .Forgetting and forgetfulness
CANNOT SEE If smoke or cloud blots out the sun , it prevents it from being seen .Preventing and impedingLimiting and restrictingHiding and disguising
(Definition of blot sth out from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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