blot out

blotted out; blotting out; blots out

Definition of blot out

transitive verb

1 : to make obscure, insignificant, or inconsequential

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Examples of blot out in a Sentence

blotted out all evidence of tampering with the explosive device bushes blotted out the shed from our view

First Known Use of blot out

1549, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of blot out was in 1549

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“Blot out.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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