blackball


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Synonyms for blackball

Synonyms for blackball

to prevent or forbid authoritatively

to exclude from normal social or professional activities

Synonyms for blackball

the act of excluding someone by a negative vote or veto

expel from a community or group

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During the Arbitration Court hearing of the case, Jack McCullough, the workers' representative on the court, mediated an agreement between leaders of the Blackball union and the company's directors.
When the comparison of several algorithms for a given problem is the issue, it seems like the domination number, or more exactly the blackball number, gives us enough information to rank the algorithms.
Paul Kaye and James Cromwell fly the flag for Britain in Blackball,as we are offered the preposterous concept of lawn bowls becoming a popular televised sport
If you're looking for a feel-good film with some good laughs then Blackball is worth a watch.
Blackball is loosely based on the true story of Griff Sanders, the self-styled John McEnroe of bowls, who received a nationwide ban from the game for excessive swearing.
North-east Blackball County Pool League THE new season got underway with a few teams joining forces.
I suspect all potential employers who learn of her pestilential recourse to law will secretly blackball her as more trouble than she's worth.
What is needed now is to strengthen democracy in the state's institutions and not to marginalize or blackball any layer in the Iraqi society," the statement quoted both officials as saying.
5 (-) Blackball (15) Paul Kaye as wacky lawn bowls champ.
FILM: St Helens'JohnnyVegas among the comic talents in Blackball (15),a humorous tale of crown green bowls in which bad boy genius Cliff (playedby Paul Kaye) wreaks havoc but becomes a star.
The club also includes deserving selections from National Lampoon's own library of movies, like National Lampoon's Blackball - a movie starring Vince Vaughn which puts a British spin on alternative-sports comedies like Dodgeball, Happy Gilmore, and Kingpin.
This was a shock maiden win which he added to a number of other titles in the Middlesbrough Central Blackball League.
Arguing He first worked as a supermarket butcher, then bought and ran the Blackball Salami Company, near Greymouth, where he worked long hours to make a living.
But that's just what happened - and the result is Blackball, in cinemas from today