Blacklist - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈblæklɪst|  American pronunciation of the word blacklist
Brit.  |ˈblaklɪst|  British pronunciation of the word blacklist

noun

- a list of people who are out of favor (syn: shitlist)

verb

- put on a blacklist so as to banish or cause to be boycotted

Examples

He's on the FBI's blacklist.

The rental company has created a blacklist of bad drivers.

His firm was blacklisted by the government.

Many people in the industry were blacklisted for their communist sympathies.

Friends of the Earth have produced a blacklist of environmentally damaging products.

many books were blacklisted by the Nazis

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: blacklist
he/she/it: blacklists
present participle: blacklisting
past tense: blacklisted
past participle: blacklisted
noun
singular: blacklist
plural: blacklists
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