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Correct spelling:
Blackballed
Definition:
of Blackball

Synonyms:

adjective
excluded
banned, forbidden, prohibited, proscribed, repudiated, Amputated, Eradicated, Relegated, Renounced, barred, rejected, removed, Banished, Denied, Deported, Disallowed, Disbarred, Ejected, Eliminated, Evicted, Excised, Excluded, Excommunicated, Exiled, Expatriated, Expelled, Extradited, Ostracized, blacklisted.
rejected
abandoned, barred, checked, chopped, cut, disapproved, discarded, jilted, junked, rejected, shed, Denied, Disallowed, Disclaimed, Eliminated, Excised, Excluded, Trashed, Snipped, blacklisted, deep-sixed, jettisoned, scrapped.
secluded
alienated, alone, aloof, anonymous, antisocial, boycott, cloistered, confined, detached, hermitic, isolated, lonely, maverick, misanthropic, outcast, reclusive, secluded, segregated, separated, sequestered, solitary, xenophobic, Banished, Deported, Disbarred, Excommunicated, Exiled, Expatriated, Extirpated, Extradited, Ostracized, closeted, cordoned, Ejected, Eliminated, Excluded, blacklisted.
uninvited
not in the picture, not wanted, left out in the cold.
unwanted
uninvited.
unwelcome
unwelcome, undesired, unwished-for, excess baggage, left out in cold.
unwished-for
unwished for.
noun
unwelcome
inhospitableness, ungraciousness, unwelcomeness.
verb
excluded
disqualified, ignored, Forbade.
rejected
clipped, cropped, discharged, drained, evacuated, exhausted, lopped, scraped, sheared, vented, Belched, Disgorged, Ejaculated, Ejected, Emitted, Excreted, Exuded, Oppugned, Secreted, Vomited, Sniped, Culled, Curtailed, Spewed, erupted, seeped, shedded.
secluded
removed, Boycotted, Evicted, Expelled, Insulated, Ousted, Screened.
Examples of usage:
  1. It was towards the end of winter that Jim created a commotion which was nearly the cause of his being " blackballed." – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  2. Now, interposed Mr. Moore, who had hitherto sat a silent but amused spectator of this worldly combat, and whose indifference to the party politics of the day, as well as to the gossip of the neighbourhood, made him an impartial, if apathetic, judge of the merits of such an encounter, you have both sufficiently blackballed each other, and proved how cordially you detest each other, and how wicked you think each other. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  3. It was known that Major Appleby Cartwright had blackballed him. – Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man by Marie Conway Oemler
  4. He would instinctively have blackballed McBane had he been proposed by some one else; with what grace could he put himself forward as the sponsor for this impossible social aspirant? – The Marrow of Tradition by Charles W. Chesnutt
  5. True, he would undoubtedly be blackballed, but before this inevitable event his name must remain posted for several weeks, during which interval McBane would be conciliatory. – The Marrow of Tradition by Charles W. Chesnutt

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