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Synonyms for blackball

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for blackball

to prevent or forbid authoritatively

to exclude from normal social or professional activities

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Synonyms for blackball

the act of excluding someone by a negative vote or veto

expel from a community or group

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
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BLACK MARKS: Alex Marshall, left, and Paul Kaye, above right, in the bowls film Blackball
"There is world rules, which has more competitions and it's hard to get into the England ranks - and blackball rules, which is a massive opportunity for our area.
ON A ROLL: Bleary-eyed Michelle leaves the BlackBall party the worse for wear
BIG PICTURES; HAVING A BLACKBALL: Michelle leaves the premiere party the worse for wear, top.
MIDDLESBROUGH UA beat a strong South Yorkshire side 15-12 to record their second Blackball County win of the season in their first game at new home The Broadway.
I HAVE never made any secret of the fact that I don't like Glenn Hoddle but somehow I can't quite summon up the enthusiasm to join the campaign to blackball him from Southampton.
And it's the starting point for the confrontational comedy in Blackball.
He once went 73 matches unbeaten over four years in five singles leagues, winning an Evening Gazette sports award, and now plays for England at Blackball rules.
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BLACKBALL COUNTY LEAGUE TOMORROW sees the start of the new Blackball County League.
HER marriage is going through tough times but Alex Best, right, put on a brave face at the after-show party for the film Blackball.
RILEYS Middlesbrough, incorporating the Middlesbrough Central Pool League, will be holding its Blackball Premier Super Singles competition on March 19.
directed the new British comedy Blackball, starring Paul Kaye.
He terrorised Hollywood in the mid-'90s as spoof interviewer Dennis Pennis, and now he's making his own movie debut in the British comedy Blackball. So Paul Kaye is probably praying he won't be asked any Pennis-style questions at the premiere.
THE Middlesbrough Charity League is running trials for a team based in the town to join a county league in World Blackball Pool Rules to be held at Potters Bar, Middlesbrough, on Sunday (noon start).