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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. Caroline Messer:

    I think anything that takes you away from day-to-day concerns is helpful for lowering stress levels, the key is to focus on what you are doing to block out the rest of what is going on. I play classical piano, and I love to bake with my kids... and( when I engage in these activities), I forget about the pandemic and work stressors.

  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. Dan Hurley:

    The hallmark of intelligence is being able to focus on a task at hand, block out the rest of the world and zoom in on this thing that you're trying to discriminate between, looking very carefully at a problem.

  4. Nate Lashley:

    I'll try to block out all the distractions, all the exemptions and everything that comes along with winning, because it's a life-changing event, i'm hitting my irons great, driving it well. I'm just going to continue that tomorrow and see what happens.

  5. 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.

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