blot

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Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
blot

Plural
blots

A blot
  1. (countable) A stain, spot or mark left by a colored object.
    There was a blot of wine on my shirt.


Verb[change]

Plain form
blot

Third-person singular
blots

Past tense
blotted

Past participle
blotted

Present participle
blotting

  1. (intransitive) To soak up or absorb liquid.
    I tried to blot the spill as quickly as possibly, but it still left a stain.
  2. (transitive) To cause a blot (on something) by spilling a colored substance.