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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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Every time you walk past the room it's just bleeping constantly, somebody swearing somewhere and it's being constantly bleeped out.
Badly Bleeped TV, in which TV and radio clips are played with words bleeped out, has been a regular feature on the BBC station.
Radio 1's Scott Mills' show Badly Bleeped TV, in which TV and radio clips are played with words bleeped out, has been a regular feature on the BBC station.
All mentions were bleeped out of director Stephen Frears' critically-acclaimed film when it was shown on some airline flights.
The impact of it is washed away if it's bleeped out.
So there is some irony in the fact that the word "faggot" has been bleeped out of the song on a number of radio stations across the country, presumably because of its indecent nature.
TALKING dolls of TV's foul-mouthed Osbourne family have gone on sale - with the nasty bits bleeped out.
99 and Martyn Wiseman, of maker Downpace Ltd, said: "We've bleeped out the swearing so we don't offend parents of our younger customers.
True, the dirty words are bleeped out, the hooker doesn't cavort onscreen and we never actually see the megamogul's monstrous member.
A FOUL-MOUTHED Scot on the Jeremy Kyle Show did not have all his swearing bleeped out - because English bosses couldn't understand what he was saying.
The British version of the show's language is as harsh as its view of politics, so expect large gaps to get bleeped out.
When this was shown on American TV, Chef Ramsay as they call him, not only had all his f***s bleeped out, they also had to blur his mouth as well to protect the sensibilities of any God-fearing lip-readers.
In the Robin Williams movie, Mrs Doubtfire, the machine didn't like a reference to comedy actor Dick Van Dyke - the words "Dick" and Dyke" were both bleeped out.
FORMULA ONE boss Eddie Jordan is hoping his swearing is bleeped out of an ITV documentary on his team's history-making season - or he will face the wrath of his mother.
The creators of ``thirtysomething,'' Ed Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz, return with what would ordinarily be called ``fortysomething'' if that demographic weren't considered as dirty a word as anything bleeped out of ``Action.