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    black out and pass out

    Difference btw black out and pass out, pls!

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    Re: black out and pass out

    Quote Originally Posted by Rona 12 View Post
    Difference btw black out and pass out, pls!
    Black out refers to momentary loss of conciousness
    Pass away refers to death

    Verb 1. black out - obliterate or extinguish; "Some life-forms were obliterated by the radiation, others survived"
    blow out, extinguish, quench, snuff out - put out, as of fires, flames, or lights; "Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained"; "quench the flames"; "snuff out the candles"
    2. black out - darken completely; "The dining room blackened out"
    blacken out
    darken - become dark or darker; "The sky darkened"
    3. black out - suppress by censorship as for political reasons; "parts of the newspaper article were blacked out"
    edit, redact - prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting; "Edit a book on lexical semantics"; "she edited the letters of the politician so as to omit the most personal passages"
    4. black out - lose consciousness due to a sudden trauma, for example
    zonk out, pass out
    faint, pass out, swoon, conk - pass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain
    change state, turn - undergo a transformation or a change of position or action; "We turned from Socialism to Capitalism"; "The people turned against the President when he stole the election

    black out - definition of black out by the Free Online Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia.

    pass out
    To lose consciousness

    pass out - definition of pass out by the Free Online Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia.


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