black out

Primary Meanings of black out

1.
v
darken completely
2.
v
suppress by censorship as for political reasons
3.
v
lose consciousness due to a sudden trauma, for example
Full Definitions of black out
1

v darken completely

Synonyms:
blacken out
Type of:
darken
become dark or darker

v obliterate or extinguish

Type of:
blow out, extinguish, quench, snuff out
put out, as of fires, flames, or lights
2

v suppress by censorship as for political reasons

“parts of the newspaper article were blacked out
Type of:
edit, redact
prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting
3

v lose consciousness due to a sudden trauma, for example

Synonyms:
pass out, zonk out
Types:
conk, faint, pass out, swoon
pass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain
Type of:
change state, turn
undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

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