blotternoun [ C ]uk /ˈblɒt.ər/ us /ˈblɑː.t̬ɚ/
Examples from literature
- Edna opened the blotter, and having procured paper and pen, began to write the note.
- On his writing-table lay an ivory set: inkstand, pen-tray, blotter, and calendar.
- Presently he began to scribble aimlessly on the blotter.
- She laid his "Strictly Personal" letters on his fresh blotter.
- There should be a fresh blotter and a few stamps.