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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

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But Aberavon, who like Swansea are benefiting from the Ospreys blackballing the champions, failed to turn in an 80-minute display.
The package of sanctions also includes the blackballing of 102 Iranian entities including 14 other banks and 24 individuals, and the strengthening of inspection of cargoes related to Iran.
Correll believes "the real reason for Defendants termination and blackballing of Correll was Disney s desire to retaliate" against him "for a) seeking compensation owing to Correll" and O Brien and "b) their testimony against Disney in the WGA Arbitration," according to the complaint.
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