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blackball

verb

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to reject by or as if by a vote
  • he was disappointed to learn that he had been blackballed by the fraternity

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blackball

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of blackball (Entry 2 of 2)

1 as in veto

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2 as in banishment, ostracism

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The first known use of blackball was in 1550

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“Blackball.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blackball. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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