What does blacklist mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blacklist, black book, shitlist(verb)

    a list of people who are out of favor

  2. blacklist(verb)

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

    "many books were blacklisted by the Nazis"


  1. blacklist(Noun)

    A list or collection of people or entities to be shunned or banned.

    The software included a lengthy blacklist of disreputable websites to block.

  2. blacklist(Verb)

    To place on a blacklist; to mark a person or entity as one to be shunned or banned.

    You can blacklist known spammers with that button.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Blacklist(verb)

    to put in a black list as deserving of suspicion, censure, or punishment; esp. to put in a list of persons stigmatized as insolvent or untrustworthy, -- as tradesmen and employers do for mutual protection; as, to blacklist a workman who has been discharged. See Black list, under Black, a


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blacklist in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blacklist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of blacklist in a Sentence

  1. Billy Spears:

    Once you are on the blacklist, they pretty much don't take you off.

  2. Wyn Ellis:

    I am out and I am off the blacklist, it's a relief to be back in my own home. We had a glass of wine last night to celebrate.

  3. Prime Minister Kenny Anthony:

    The report confirms that `the blacklist or death lists' referenced by the media, human rights organizations, victims' families and citizens alike did exist.

  4. Khin Shwe:

    If they keep the sanctions on the people, who will they form joint ventures with when they come in? the investors can't come and negotiate with a street vendor over business. They have to remove us from the blacklist.

  5. Elaine Tan:

    A blacklist order (has been issued) against the identified foreign nationals, One of the grounds, anchored on the interest of public safety, is when a foreign national shows disrespect or makes offensive utterances to symbols of Philippine authority.

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