blank slate

noun

Examples of blank slate in a Sentence

  1. She viewed her students as blank slates, just waiting to be filled with knowledge.

1980

First Known Use of blank slate

1980


BLANK SLATE Defined for English Language Learners

blank slate

noun

Definition of blank slate for English Language Learners

  • : someone or something that is still in an original state and that has not yet been changed by people, experiences, etc.

  • : something that does not show or express anything

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