Blanking

Blanking,

Definition of Blanking:

  1. (of a surface or background) unrelieved by decorative or other features; bare, empty, or plain.

  2. Defeat (a sports team) without allowing them to score.

  3. Used euphemistically in place of an adjective regarded as obscene, profane, or abusive.

  4. Complete; absolute (used emphatically with negative force).

  5. A piece of metal or wood intended for further shaping or finishing.

  6. A space left to be filled in a document.

  7. An empty space or period of time, especially in terms of a lack of knowledge or understanding.

  8. A cartridge containing gunpowder but no bullet, used for training or as a signal.

  9. Showing a lack of comprehension or reaction.

  10. Deliberately ignore (someone).

  11. A dash written instead of a word or letter, especially instead of an obscenity or profanity.

  12. Mechanical process of cutting, punching, or shearing of a piece of metal into a desired shape.

  13. Make (something) blank or empty.

Synonyms of Blanking

Outright, Absolute, Categorical, Unqualified, Utter, Complete, Thorough, Flat, Straight, Positive, Certain, Explicit, Unequivocal, Unambiguous, Unmistakable, Plain, Clear, Clear-cut, Space, Gap, Blank space, Empty space, Envelop, Surround, Swathe, Enfold, Cover, Cover up, Conceal, Hide, Secrete, Camouflage, Disguise, Mask, Screen, Shield, Cloak, Blanket, Shroud, Enwrap, Canopy, Overlay, Ignore, Take no notice of, Take no account of, Pay no attention to, Pay no heed to, Refuse to acknowledge, Void, Vacuum, Emptiness, Vacancy, Empty, Unfilled, Unmarked, Unwritten on, Unused, Clear, Free, Bare, Clean, Plain, Spotless, White, Expressionless, Empty, Vacant, Deadpan, Wooden, Stony, Impassive, Inanimate, Poker-faced, Vacuous, Glazed, Fixed, Lifeless, Uninterested, Emotionless, Unresponsive, Inscrutable

How to use Blanking in a sentence?

  1. We were met by blank looks.
  2. Electronic countermeasures blanked out the radar signals.
  3. Leave blanks to type in the appropriate names.
  4. My mind was a total blank.
  5. She let the cartridges of blanks drop to the ground and reloaded with live fire.
  6. He was met with a blank refusal to discuss the issue.
  7. Show the miserable blank-blank Englishman how to fight this war.
  8. But, more importantly, youll find a blank for words that should not appear.
  9. A blank wall.
  10. Worthing shaped the blank into a traditional British style and finished the wood with a hand-rubbed oil finish.

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