bleep out

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bleep out

slang To censor audio by playing a high-pitched "bleep" sound over it, as is often done with expletives. A noun can be used between "bleep" and "out." When I heard the replay of that interview on the radio, they had bleeped everything out, so I still don't know what the celebrity said that was so offensive.
See also: out

bleep something out

to replace a word or phrase in a radio or television broadcast with some sort of covering tone. (This is sometimes done to prevent a taboo word or other information from being broadcast.) He tried to say the word on television, but they bleeped it out. They tried to bleep out the whole sentence.
See also: out
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YET again the Jeremy Kyle show is under fire, this time because one of the show's guests swore, yet no one bleeped it out because they couldn't understand the man's thick Glasgow accent.
They should have bleeped it out. I don't suppose he realised it was live.