English version

blot something ↔ out

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishblot something ↔ out phrasal verb1 HIDE/MAKE IT HARD TO FIND OR SEEto cover or hide something completely Thick white smoke blotted out the sun.2 if you blot out an unpleasant memory, a thought etc, you deliberately try to forget it She said she took drugs to blot out her problems. blot→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
blot outActually he was a very nice man, cheerful and good-natured, but the other side of him blotted it all out.Covered the sky, blotted it right out.I've got to blot him out.I use smack to blot things out.Sandie closes her eyes and blots it out.Would the daughter even remember her father with the perpetual presence of Hope to blot him out?The washing of the northern blots was carried out according to standard methods.She longed to blot it out, pretend the last few months had never happened.
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Verb table
blot
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyblot
he, she, itblots
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyblotted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave blotted
he, she, ithas blotted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad blotted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill blot
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have blotted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam blotting
he, she, itis blotting
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you, we, theyare blotting
Past
I, he, she, itwas blotting
you, we, theywere blotting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been blotting
he, she, ithas been blotting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been blotting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be blotting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been blotting
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