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Found 3 items, similar to blackball.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n : the act of excluding someone by a negative vote or veto
v 1: expel from a community or group [syn: banish, ban, ostracize,
ostracise, shun, cast out]
2: vote against; refuse to endorse; refuse to assent; “The
President vetoed the bill” [syn: veto, negative]
English → English (gcide)
Blackball \Black"ball`\, n.
1. A composition for blacking shoes, boots, etc.; also, one
for taking impressions of engraved work.
2. A ball of black color, esp. one used as a negative in
voting; -- in this sense usually two words.
Blackball \Black"ball`\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Blackballed; p.
pr. & vb. n. Blackballing.]
1. To vote against, by putting a black ball into a ballot
box; to reject or exclude, as by voting against with black
balls; to ostracize.
He was blackballed at two clubs in succession.
2. To blacken (leather, shoes, etc.) with blacking.