simple past 9. Another word for blackball. 2% ‘other’.”. After he cancelled that concert his manager blackballed him. Meaning born into a rich family I don’t think Kelly has ever had a job. blackballed definition: 1. past simple and past participle of blackball 2. to vote against allowing someone to be a member…. A report from CNN was ridiculed on Monday for laying out everyday phrases the liberal network suggests have "racist connotations." by /