Synonyms for blot

Synonyms for (noun) blot

Synonyms: blot, smear, smirch, spot, stain

Definition: an act that brings discredit to the person who does it

Usage: he made a huge blot on his copybook

Similar words: mistake, error, fault

Definition: a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention

Usage: he made a bad mistake; she was quick to point out my errors; I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults


Synonyms: blot, spot, slur, smear, smirch, smudge, daub

Definition: a blemish made by dirt

Usage: he had a smudge on his cheek

Similar words: mar, defect, blemish

Definition: a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body)

Usage: a facial blemish

Synonyms for (verb) blot

Synonyms: blob, blot, spot, fleck

Definition: make a spot or mark onto

Usage: The wine spotted the tablecloth

Similar words: change surface

Definition: undergo or cause to undergo a change in the surface


Synonyms: blot

Definition: dry (ink) with blotting paper

Similar words: take in, take up, suck, suck up, imbibe, draw, soak up, sop up, absorb

Definition: take in, also metaphorically

Usage: The sponge absorbs water well; She drew strength from the minister's words