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  1. block outverb

    plan where and when songs should be inserted into a theatrical production, or plan a theatrical production in general

    Synonyms:
    screen, mask

  2. screen, block outverb

    prevent from entering

    "block out the strong sunlight"

    Synonyms:
    test, sieve, riddle, screen, sort, shield, mask, screen out

  3. mask, block outverb

    shield from light

    Synonyms:
    cloak, dissemble, disguise, screen, mask

  4. block outverb

    indicate roughly

    "We sketched out our plan"

    Synonyms:
    screen, mask

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How to use block out in a sentence?

  1. Alex Young:

    Annular eclipses are similar to total eclipses in that the moon, Earth and sun are aligned so that the moon moves directly in front of the Sun as viewed from Earth, but a total eclipse does not happen, that is the moon does not completely block out the visible disk of the sun because the moon is farther away and so its apparent size in the sky is [ slightly ] smaller than the sun. This means that a tiny ring of annulus of the solar disk is visible around the moon.

  2. Associated Press:

    A lot of times, at least with me, when I’m at a big event, I almost block out trying to think about where it stands in history and just concentrate on what I need to do at that moment as far as making good pictures, the thing I try to do is limit the amount of distractions and just focus on what’s in front of me or where I need to go or try to anticipate where the next best pictures might be.

  3. Hua Chunying:

    I believe the action of these few representatives are an expression of extreme arrogance and an extreme lack of self-confidence, actually the whole world can see very clearly that the real intent of the United States is to employ its state apparatus in every conceivable way to suppress and block out China's high-tech companies.

  4. Jose Luis Dominguez:

    (Uber) shouldn't be operating. Passengers shouldn't be using it, but...ignoring that it exists would be like trying to block out the sun with your finger.

  5. Rafael Nuñez:

    I think it's a bad precedent, we are becoming lawyers. We have to defend both sides. We have to learn how to listen to other points of view. How are we ever going to progress and learn and grow as a nation if we just block out one side? One way or another, conservative or liberal.


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