black out

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Synonyms for black out

obliterate or extinguish

darken completely


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suppress by censorship as for political reasons

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lose consciousness due to a sudden trauma, for example

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Raycom's intentional recent black outs of DISH, Cox and now DIRECTV customers creates an even greater sense of urgency for lawmakers to review and overhaul this anti-consumer retransmission consent process once and for all.
His psychiatrist said that he never mentioned the black outs and the hallucinations he was to later claim.
The entire cold storage area has independent power generation in case of black outs, providing secure facilities even in abnormal situations.
The facility has its own emergency power generator back up in the event of black outs.
POWER black outs and energy crisis in the country are being exploited by the pronuclear lobby to push for atomic power regardless of issues related to safety, environment and cost, anti- nuclear experts have said.
The Llandudno hearing was told how Norwich City FC fan Mark, who had previously suffered several black outs, was having a kickabout with friends in Glan Conwy on Thursday February 24.