block out

Primary Meanings of block out

1.
v
prevent from entering
2.
v
shield from light
3.
v
indicate roughly
Full Definitions of block out
1

v prevent from entering

block out the strong sunlight”
Synonyms:
screen
Types:
shade
protect from light, heat, or view
Type of:
block, close up, impede, jam, obstruct, obturate, occlude
block passage through
2

v shield from light

Synonyms:
mask
Type of:
cover
provide with a covering or cause to be covered
3

v indicate roughly

Type of:
adumbrate, outline, sketch
describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of

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

Type of:
lay out
provide a detailed plan or design

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