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Definition of Block out

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repress, take out of mind, ignore
Block out Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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block out
v
1. plan where and when songs should be inserted into a theatrical production, or plan a theatrical production in general
2. prevent from entering, as of light [syn: screen]


3. shield from light; as in photography [syn: mask]


4. indicate roughly; "we sketched out our plan"

WordNet 2.0

Verb
1. plan where and when songs should be inserted into a theatrical production, or plan a theatrical production in general
(hypernym) lay out
2. prevent from entering; "block out the strong sunlight"
(synonym) screen
(hypernym) obstruct, obturate, impede, occlude, jam, block, close up
(hyponym) shade
3. shield from light
(synonym) mask
(hypernym) cover
(classification) photography, picture taking
4. indicate roughly; "We sketched out our plan"
(hypernym) sketch, outline, adumbrate
Block out Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Blockout is a puzzle video game, published in 1989 by California Dreams, developed in Poland by Aleksander Ustaszewski and Miroslaw Zablocki.

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