v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Blotted ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Blotting.]
1.To spot, stain, or bespatter, as with ink.
2.To impair; to damage; to mar; to soil.
3.To stain with infamy; to disgrace.
4.To obliterate, as writing with ink; to cancel; to efface; - generally with out; as, to blot out a word or a sentence. Often figuratively; as, to blot out offenses.
5.To obscure; to eclipse; to shadow.
6.To dry, as writing, with blotting paper.
v. i.1.To take a blot; as, this paper blots easily.
n.1.A spot or stain, as of ink on paper; a blur.
2.An obliteration of something written or printed; an erasure.
3.A spot on reputation; a stain; a disgrace; a reproach; a blemish.
This deadly blot in thy digressing son.
- Shak.
1.(Backgammon) An exposure of a single man to be taken up.
2.A weak point; a failing; an exposed point or mark.
Noun1.Blotblot - a blemish made by dirt; "he had a smudge on his cheek"
Synonyms: smirch, smudge, daub, slur, smear, spot
2.blot - an act that brings discredit to the person who does it; "he made a huge blot on his copybook"
Synonyms: smirch, smear, stain, spot
Verb1.blot - dry (ink) with blotting paper
2.blot - make a spot or mark onto; "The wine spotted the tablecloth"
Synonyms: blob, fleck, spot
absorb, adsorb, air-dry, anhydrate, annihilate, aspersion, assimilate, attaint, baboon, badge of infamy, bag, bake, bar sinister, baton, bedarken, bend sinister, besmirch, bespatter, bespeckle, bespot, bestain, black, black eye, black mark, blacken, blackwash, bloodstain, blot out, blot up, blotch, blotting, blotting out, blow upon, blur, brand, broad arrow, brush, burn, cancel, cancellation, censure, champain, charcoal, chemisorb, chemosorb, conceal, cork, cover up, cross out, cure, dab, darken, daub, deface, defame, defect, defile, dehumidify, dehydrate, dele, delete, deletion, demolish, denigrate, desiccate, destroy, digest, dim, dinge, disapprove, discolor, disfigure, disfigurement, disparage, disparagement, dog, drain, drink, drink in, drink up, dry, dysphemize, ebonize, eclipse, efface, effacement, engross, erase, erasure, err, evaporate, expose, expose to infamy, expunction, expunge, exsiccate, eyesore, filter in, fire, flaw, fleck, flick, flyspeck, freckle, fright, gargoyle, gibbet, hag, hang in effigy, harridan, hide, imbibe, imputation, infiltrate, ink, insolate, kiln, look a fright, look a mess, look bad, look like hell, look something terrible, macula, maculate, maculation, macule, mar, mark, mark of Cain, melanize, mess, monster, monstrosity, mummify, murk, nigrify, no beauty, obliteration, obscure, odium, offend, offend the eye, onus, osmose, oversmoke, parch, patch, percolate in, pillory, pillorying, point champain, raze, reflection, reprimand, reproach, rub, rub out, rule out, scar, scarecrow, scorch, scratch, scratch out, scrubbing, sear, seep in, shade, shadow, shrivel, sight, sin, slur, slurp up, smear, smirch, smoke, smouch, smudge, smut, smutch, soak in, soak up, soilage, soilure, soot, sorb, speck, speckle, splash, splatter, splotch, spoil, sponge, sponge out, stigma, stigmatism, stigmatization, stigmatize, strike out, sully, sun, sun-dry, swab, swill up, taint, take in, take up, tarnish, teratism, torrefy, towel, transgress, uglify, ugly duckling, vilify, washing out, weazen, wipe, wipe out, wiping out, witch, wither, wizen
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blossom forth
blossom out
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blot out
blotted out
Blotting paper
blow a fuse
blow an EPROM
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