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Adjective
/blīnd/,
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Unable to see; sightless,
  1. Unable to see; sightless
    • - she suffered from glaucoma, which has left her completely blind
    • - he was blind in one eye
  2. (of an action, esp. a test or experiment) Done without being able to see or without being in possession of certain information
    • - a blind tasting of eight wines
  3. (of flying) Using instruments only
    • - blind landings during foggy conditions
  4. Lacking perception or discernment
    • - he's absolutely blind where you're concerned, isn't he?
  5. Unwilling or unable to appreciate or notice something apparent to others
    • - she was blind to the realities of her position
  6. (of an action or state of mind) Not controlled by reason or judgment
    • - they left in blind panic
  7. Not governed by purpose
    • - moving purposelessly in a world of blind chance
  8. Concealed or closed, in particular

  9. (of a corner or bend in a road) Impossible to see around
    • - two trucks collided on a blind curve in the road
  10. (of a door or window) Walled up

  11. Closed at one end
    • - a blind pipe
  12. (of a plant) Without buds, eyes, or terminal flowers
    • - planting too shallowly is the most common cause of bulbs coming up blind
  13. (used in emphatic expressions) Not the slightest
    • - you don't know a blind thing!
  14. Drunk

Verb
  1. Cause (someone) to be unable to see, permanently or temporarily
    • - the injury temporarily blinded him
    • - eyes blinded with tears
  2. Deprive (someone) of understanding, judgment, or perception
    • - a clever tactician blinded by passion
    • - somehow Clare and I were blinded to the truth
  3. Confuse or overawe someone with something difficult to understand
    • - they try to blind you with science
Noun
  1. People who are unable to see
    • - guide dogs for the blind
  2. An obstruction to sight or light, in particular

  3. A screen for a window, esp. one on a roller or made of slats
    • - she pulled down the blinds
  4. An awning over a shop window

  5. Something designed to conceal one's real intentions
    • - he phoned again from his own home: that was just a blind for his wife
  6. A hiding place
    • - you can sometimes use your car as a blind
  7. A camouflaged shelter used by hunters to get close to wildlife
    • - a duck blind
  8. A heavy drinking bout
    • - he's off on a blind again
  9. A legitimate business concealing a criminal enterprise

Adverb
  1. Without being able to see clearly
    • - he was the first pilot in history to fly blind
  2. Without having all the relevant information; unprepared
    • - he was going into the interview blind
  3. (of a stake in poker and other games) Put up by a player before the cards dealt are seen


  1. render unable to see
  2. people who have severe visual impairments, considered as a group; "he spent hours reading to the blind"
  3. unable to see; "a person is blind to the extent that he must devise alternative techniques to do efficiently those things he would do with sight if he had normal vision"--Kenneth Jernigan
  4. a hiding place sometimes used by hunters (especially duck hunters); "he waited impatiently in the blind"
  5. make blind by putting the eyes out; "The criminals were punished and blinded"
  6. unable or unwilling to perceive or understand; "blind to a lover's faults"; "blind to the consequences of their actions"
  7. Blind is the second full-length album by The Sundays. It was released by Parlophone on October 19, 1992 in the UK, then in the US by Geffen the following day, October 20. ...
  8. Blind were a Christian rock band formed in Wollongong, Australia in 1999 and consisted of Greg Bell (guitar), Adrian Deck (drums/vocals), Andrew Nicholls (vocals 2001-2005), Michael Molkentin (bass) and Chris Stewart (vocals 1999-2000).
  9. "Blind" is a song and single by Gibraltarian flamenco metal band Breed 77. It was exclusively released as a download exactly a week prior to the release of the album In My Blood (En Mi Sangre).
  10. Blind is the third studio album by American heavy metal band Corrosion of Conformity. It was released in 1991 on Relativity Records. This was the only COC album with Karl Agell and Phil Swisher.
  11. "Blind" is the first single from the eponymous debut album by Hercules and Love Affair.
  12. "Blind" is a song written and recorded by American rock band Korn for their self-titled debut album. It was released as the album's first single in 1995.
  13. A covering for a window to keep out light. The covering may be made of cloth or of narrow slats that can block light or allow it to pass; Any device intended to conceal or hide; as, a duck blind; An 1800s baseball term meaning no score; A forced bet; A player who is or was forced to make a ...
  14. (blindness) The condition of being blind; unable to see; Want of intellectual or moral discernment; mental darkness; ignorance, heedlessness; concealment
  15. (Blindness) In the United States, the legal definition of blindness is: central visual acuity of 20/200 or less in the better eye after correction.
  16. (BLINDNESS) Only two services provided by the Division of Services for the Blind have eligibility criteria requiring that a consumer be legally blind. They are In-Home Level I and Special Assistance for the Blind. ...
  17. (BLINDNESS) Unwillingness to 'see' something, such as inner traits you don't like; losing sight of something / Feeling directionless
  18. (BLINDNESS) severely reduced visual acuity or total inability to see.
  19. (Blindness) Not long after the drowning, Charles began to lose his vision, apparently as the result of untreated glaucoma. He was completely blind by the time he was seven. He credited his mother with preparing him to live without sight. ...
  20. (Blindness) Partial or total lack of the visual sense, more properly referred to as amaurosis.
  21. (Blindness) a lack or loss of vision which cannot be corrected with contact lenses or eyeglasses. read more »
  22. (blindness) the inability to see or the loss or absence of perception of visual stimuli. this condition may be the result of disorders in the organs of sight or of damage or injury to certain areas of the brain.
  23. (in  blindness (medicine))
  24. total blindness is the complete lack of form and visual light perception and is clinically recorded as NLP, an abbreviation for "no light perception”. ...
  25. Blinds are an alternative to antes. There is a big blind and a little blind. These will be for fixed amounts and increase when a player is knocked out of a game. The small blind usually is half the amount of the large blind. ...