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To dry (a wet surface or substance) using an absorbent material
“The doctor pulled out a handkerchief to blot the stain from his slacks.”
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To spot, stain, or bespatter, as with ink
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“Here, I put the different paints on the palette and, with a damp sponge, blot the canvas randomly.”
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To damage the good character or reputation of
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“I suddenly became aware that I had unwittingly become the first person to blot his unblemished track record.”
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To ruin or negatively impact the appearance of
“They would blot paradise by paving it and putting up a parking lot.”
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To bring shame or disgrace upon
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Rubs down
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To make, or cause to be, blur or dim
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To erase or cancel out information, e.g. on a document
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Plural for a dark mark or stain made by ink, paint, dirt, etc
“It appeared as a blot against the pale blue sky, shrinking steadily until it vanished completely.”
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Plural for a thing that mars the appearance of something
“It was a garish neon wilderness of tourist traps and shoddy used car lots, an ugly and disreputable blot on the landscape.”
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Plural for a shameful act or quality that damages an otherwise good character or reputation
“It looked like a recipe for disaster, a certain blot on his pristine legacy.”
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Plural for a fault or flaw that compromises someone or something
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Plural for a small amount of something
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Plural for general or widespread hatred or disgust incurred by someone as a result of their actions
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Plural for a distinct outgrowth on a body or plant, resulting from disease or abnormality
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