Sinonimi di blot
1 (sostantivo )
a stain on one's charactera blot on the reputation of the architectural profession
the disgrace of having claimed a prize I didn't deserve
His manners always made her blind to his faults.
a stain on the honour of its war dead
The report pointed out the defects in the present system.
The only flaw in his character is a short temper.
blemish, , ,
the blemish on his face
blot on your escutcheon
2 (sostantivo )
a stain or spot, esp. of inkan ink blot
The floorboards were covered with white spots.
The dogs rub against the walls and make dirty marks.
His marriage is going through a rough patch.
a smear of gravy
smudges of blood
There is a speck of blood by his ear.
His face was covered in red blotches.
a black stain
1 (verbo )
to soak up (excess ink, etc.) by using blotting paperBlot any excess oils with a tissue.
absorb, , , , ,
Refined sugars are absorbed into the bloodstream very quickly.
2 (verbo )
to cause a blemish in or onOnly one memorable slip-up has blotted his career.
Some foods can stain teeth, as of course can tea and coffee.
How do you stop the horses marking the turf?
a brown shoe spotted with paint
It is important not to let mistakes spoil your life.
These soldiers have disgraced their regiment.
It never rusts or tarnishes.
I felt loath to sully the gleaming brass knocker by handling it.
See blot something out
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in the sense of absorb
to soak up a liquidRefined sugars are absorbed into the bloodstream very quickly.
in the sense of blemish
a defectthe blemish on his face
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