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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An act that brings discredit to the person who does it; A blemish made by dirt v. - Make a spot or mark onto; Dry (ink) with special paper.

Usage examples (35)
  • He made a huge blot on his copybook
  • Fortunately my younger brother was able to remove this blot from the family escutcheon by joining the Canadian Army in 1941.
  • So does the equally Shakespearean "blot" cluster; no need to notice that.
  • On national television, Powell called the U.N. address a "blot" on his record. for more
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