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blind Explained

blind at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[blaınd]

blind at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

W3S2 adj ----------//
1 unable to see:
2 be blind to something:
3 turn a blind eye (to something):
4 not take/pay a blind bit of notice:
5 not make a blind bit of difference:
6 feelings:
7 road:
8 the blind leading the blind:
9 aircraft:
10 blind drunk: ----------// [Language: Old English; Origin:]//
1 UNABLE TO SEE: a) unable to see// colour-blind, visually impaired, handicapped// --a school for blind children// --the needs of blind and partially-sighted people// totally/completely/almost/partially blind // --She's almost blind in her right eye.// --He was slowly going blind (=becoming blind) .// --Beverley was born blind and deaf.// b) the blind [plural] people who are unable to see// --talking books for the blind// c) as blind as a bat// unable to see well - used humorously// --I'm as blind as a bat without my glasses.// d) blind with tears/rage/pain etc// unable to see because of tears, pain, or a strong emotion// blindly// --She screamed at him, her eyes blind with tears.//
2 be blind to sth: to completely fail to notice or realize something// blindly// --International companies are all too often blind to local needs.// --He was totally blind to the faults of his children.//
3 turn a blind eye (to sth): to deliberately ignore something that you know should not be happening// --Teachers were turning a blind eye to smoking in school.//
4 not take/pay a blind bit of notice: BrE informal to completely ignore what someone does or says, especially in a way that is annoying// --He never pays a blind bit of notice to what his staff tell him.//
5 not make a blind bit of difference: BrE informal used to emphasize that whatever someone says or does will not change the situation at all// --Try and talk to her if you want. But I don't think it'll make a blind bit of difference.//
6 FEELINGS: a) blind faith/prejudice/obedience etc// strong feelings that someone has without thinking about why they have them - used to show disapproval// --Blind faith sent thousands of people to a pointless war.// --a story about blind loyalty// b) blind panic/rage// strong feelings of fear or anger that you cannot control// --In a moment of blind panic she had pulled the trigger and shot the man dead.// --Blind rage took hold of him.//
7 ROAD: blind bend/corner// a corner in a road that you cannot see beyond when you are driving//
8 the blind leading the blind: used to say that people who do not know much about what they are doing are guiding or advising others who know nothing at all//
9 AIRCRAFT: blind flying is when you use only instruments to fly an aircraft because you cannot see through cloud, mist etc//
10 blind drunk: BrE informal extremely drunk// -- blindness n [U] // rob sb blind at rob(3), swear blind at swear(3)//
blind 2 v [T]
1 to make it difficult for someone to see for a short time: --For a moment I was blinded by the glare of headlights coming towards me.// --The dust choked and blinded him.// --Blinded by tears, I walked towards the door.//
2 to make someone lose their good sense or judgment and be unable to see the truth about something: --He should have known better. But he was blinded by his own self-centredness.// blind sb to sth// --Children's bad behaviour should not blind us to their need for love.// --His single-minded determination to win the war is blinding him to other dangers.//
3 to permanently destroy someone's ability to see: --He had been blinded in an explosion.//
4 blind sb with science: to confuse or trick someone by using complicated language// effing and blinding at eff(1)//
blind 3 n [C]
1 also (window) shade AmE : a covering, especially one made of cloth, that can be rolled up and down to cover a window inside a building// --The blinds were drawn (=pulled down) to protect the new furniture from the sun.// open/pull down/draw the blinds // roller blind, Venetian blind//
2 AmE a small shelter where you can watch birds or animals without being seen by them: British Equivalent: hide//
3 [singular] a trick or excuse to stop someone from discovering the truth:

blind at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

ame e

blind at Danish => English Of Explained:

emaid

blind at Danish => English Of Explained:

ngbud

blind at Dutch => English Of Explained:

ntpur

blind at German => English Of Explained:

blind, sightless

blind at German => English Of Explained:

blind, blindly, sightless, unseeing

blind at Norwegian => English Of Explained:

ricte

blind at Swedish => English Of Explained:

nesty

blind at Swedish => english Of Explained:

blind

blind at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

421 Moby Thesaurus words for "blind":
ableptical, abstruse, alibi, amaurotic, ambuscade, ambush,
ambushment, amorphous, apology, art, artful dodge, artifice,
automatic, awning, back band, backstrap, bag of tricks, bamboozle,
bandage, bat, be bright, beach umbrella, beacon, beam,
bearing rein, becloud, beclouded, bedazzle, befog, bellyband,
benight, benighted, bereft of light, bit, blank, blanket, blaze,
blind drunk, blind man, blind the eyes, blind to, blind-alley,
blinders, blindfold, blindfolded, blinds, blinker, blinkers,
blotto, bluff, booby trap, boozy, bosey, breeching, bridle, buried,
burn, camouflage, canned, caparison, catch, cavesson, cecal,
checkrein, cheekpiece, chicanery, chinband, choked, choked off,
chouse, cinch, clear as mud, cloak, close, closed, cloud, clouded,
cloudy, collar, color, color-blind, compulsive, conceal, concealed,
conditioned, conspiracy, constricted, contracted, contrivance,
coup, cover, cover story, cover up, cover-up, covered, covert,
craft, crownband, crupper, curb, curtain, curve, curve-ball,
cute trick, dark, darken, daze, dazzle, dead, dead-end, deaf,
deceit, deceive, deception, delusional, dense, deprive of sight,
design, device, diffuse light, dim, dim-sighted, dim-witted,
dirty deal, dirty trick, disguise, disguised, dissemble,
distract attention from, dodge, dogmatic, drape, drapery, drunk,
dull-witted, eclipse, eclipsed, ensconce, enshroud, envelop,
excecate, excuse, expedient, eye patch, eyeless, facade, fakement,
fast deal, feint, fetch, ficelle, flame, flare, flash, flat, foggy,
fool, forced, front, fulgurate, fuzzy, gag swivel, gambit, game,
gimmick, girth, give light, glance, glare, gleam, glint, gloss,
gloss over, glow, googly, gouge, grift, guise, hackamore, halter,
hames, hametugs, handle, harness, hazy, headgear, headstall,
heedless, helpless, hemeralopic, hid, hidden, hide, hip straps,
hocus-pocus, hoodwink, imperceptive, impercipient, impervious to,
impetuous, impulsive, in a cloud, in a fog, in darkness,
in eclipse, in purdah, in the wings, incandesce, incommunicado,
inconsiderate, indeterminate, indiscriminate, indistinct,
inebriated, insensible, insensible to, insensitive, instinctive,
intrigue, involuntary, irrational, jaquima, jerk line, joker,
juggle, jugglery, keep under cover, knavery, lackluster,
lame excuse, latent, light shield, lines, little game,
locus standi, lurking hole, luster, lusterless, make blind,
maneuver, martingale, mask, mat, mechanical, mind-blind, mindless,
misty, mole, move, muddled, muddy, murky, muted, myopic,
mysterious, nearsighted, nebulous, nonunderstanding, noseband,
nyctalopic, obfuscate, obfuscated, oblivious, obscure, obscured,
obtuse, occult, opaque, ostensible motive, out, out cold, overcome,
overshadow, paralyzed, parasol, pass, passed out, pixilated,
plastered, plot, ploy, pole strap, poor excuse, positive,
preoccupied, pretense, pretension, pretext, protestation,
public motive, purblind, put-off, racket, radiate, rash, rayless,
reckless, recondite, red herring, reflex, reflexive, refuge, reins,
ribbons, ruse, saddle, scam, scheme, screen, scurvy trick,
secluded, secluse, secret, semblance, send out rays, senseless,
sequestered, shade, shader, shadow, shadowing, shadowy, shaft tug,
sham, shapeless, shift, shine, shine brightly, shoot,
shoot out rays, short-sighted, shortsighted, show, shroud, shut,
side check, sightless, sleight, sleight of hand,
sleight-of-hand trick, slow, slow-witted, slur over, smoke screen,
snaffle, snow-blind, spiritually blind, squeezed shut,
stalking-horse, stark blind, stiff, stone-blind, stoned,
strangulated, stratagem, strategy, strike blind, stupid,
subterfuge, sunblind, sunshade, surcingle, surveillance, tack,
tackle, tactic, the blind, the sightless, the unseeing, thick,
thoughtless, transcendent, trap, trappings, trick, trickery, tug,
umbrella, unapprehending, unaware of, unclear, uncomprehending,
unconscious, unconscious of, under an eclipse, under cover,
under house arrest, under the table, under wraps, underground,
undiscerning, undiscriminating, unenlightened, unintentional,
unknown, unopen, unopened, unperceiving, unperceptive,
unpersuadable, unplain, unreasoning, unseeing, unsighted,
unthinking, unvented, unventilated, unwilled, unwilling, unwitting,
vague, varnish, veil, visionless, weak-minded, whitewash, wile,
wily device, winker braces, wrapped in clouds, yoke

blind at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

dium, outr

blind at Danish => English Of Explained:


acousto o

blind at Dutch => English Of Explained:

blind [blint]
blind
blind

blind at Swedish => English Of Explained:

inspire,

Blind at English => English (Eastons 1897 Bible) Of Explained:

rack, slit, incision, dissection, decomposition.

[V] (Disjunction): {break into parts}: cut, incise, saw, snip, nib, nip, cleave, rive, rend, slit, split, splinter, chip, crack, snap, break, tear, up, hack, hew, slash, whittle, lacerate, mangle, gash, hash, slice, cut up, dissect, anatomize, take to pieces, disintegrate, dismember, disband, disperse, dislocate, disjoin, break up, mince, pulverize, apportion.

[V] (Part): part, divide, break, disjoin, partition, apportion, separate.

[N] (Arrangement): {Making orderly}: arrangement, plan, preparation, disposal, disposition, collocation, allocation, distribution, sorting, assortment

Blind at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Blind \Blind\, a. [AS.; akin to D., G., OS., Sw., & Dan. blind,
Icel. blindr, Goth. blinds; of uncertain origin.]
1. Destitute of the sense of seeing, either by natural defect
or by deprivation; without sight.

He that is strucken blind can not forget The
precious treasure of his eyesight lost. --Shak.

2. Not having the faculty of discernment; destitute of
intellectual light; unable or unwilling to understand or
judge; as, authors are blind to their own defects.

But hard be hardened, blind be blinded more, That
they may stumble on, and deeper fall. --Milton.

3. Undiscerning; undiscriminating; inconsiderate.

This plan is recommended neither to blind
approbation nor to blind reprobation. --Jay.

4. Having such a state or condition as a thing would have to
a person who is blind; not well marked or easily
discernible; hidden; unseen; concealed; as, a blind path;
a blind ditch.

5. Involved; intricate; not easily followed or traced.

The blind mazes of this tangled wood. --Milton.

6. Having no openings for light or passage; as, a blind wall;
open only at one end; as, a blind alley; a blind gut.

7. Unintelligible, or not easily intelligible; as, a blind
passage in a book; illegible; as, blind writing.

8. (Hort.) Abortive; failing to produce flowers or fruit; as,
blind buds; blind flowers.

{Blind alley}, an alley closed at one end; a cul-de-sac.

{Blind axle}, an axle which turns but does not communicate
motion. --Knight.

{Blind beetle}, one of the insects apt to fly against people,
esp. at night.

{Blind cat} (Zo["o]l.), a species of catfish ({Gronias
nigrolabris}), nearly destitute of eyes, living in caverns
in Pennsylvania.

{Blind coal}, coal that burns without flame; anthracite coal.
--Simmonds.

{Blind door}, {Blind window}, an imitation of a door or
window, without an opening for passage or light. See
{Blank door or window}, under {Blank}, a.

{Blind level} (Mining), a level or drainage gallery which has
a vertical shaft at each end, and acts as an inverted
siphon. --Knight.

{Blind nettle} (Bot.), dead nettle. See {Dead nettle}, under
{Dead}.

{Blind shell} (Gunnery), a shell containing no charge, or one
that does not explode.

{Blind side}, the side which is most easily assailed; a weak
or unguarded side; the side on which one is least able or
disposed to see danger. --Swift.

{Blind snake} (Zo["o]l.), a small, harmless, burrowing snake,
of the family {Typhlopid[ae]}, with rudimentary eyes.

{Blind spot} (Anat.), the point in the retina of the eye
where the optic nerve enters, and which is insensible to
light.

{Blind tooling}, in bookbinding and leather work, the
indented impression of heated tools, without gilding; --
called also {blank tooling}, and {blind blocking}.

{Blind wall}, a wall without an opening; a blank wall.

Blind \Blind\, Blinde \Blinde\, n.
See {Blende}.

Blind \Blind\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blinded}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Blinding}.]
1. To make blind; to deprive of sight or discernment. ``To
blind the truth and me.'' --Tennyson.

A blind guide is certainly a great mischief; but a
guide that blinds those whom he should lead is . . .
a much greater. --South.

2. To deprive partially of vision; to make vision difficult
for and painful to; to dazzle.

Her beauty all the rest did blind. --P. Fletcher.

3. To darken; to obscure to the eye or understanding; to
conceal; to deceive.

Such darkness blinds the sky. --Dryden.

The state of the controversy between us he
endeavored, with all his art, to blind and confound.
--Stillingfleet.

4. To cover with a thin coating of sand and fine gravel; as a
road newly paved, in order that the joints between the
stones may be filled.

Blind \Blind\, n.
1. Something to hinder sight or keep out light; a screen; a
cover; esp. a hinged screen or shutter for a window; a
blinder for a horse.

2. Something to mislead the eye or the understanding, or to
conceal some covert deed or design; a subterfuge.

3. [Cf. F. blindes, p?., fr. G. blende, fr. blenden to blind,
fr. blind blind.] (Mil.) A blindage. See {Blindage}.

4. A halting place. [Obs.] --Dryden.

blind at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

blind
n 1: people who have severe visual impairments; "he spent hours
reading to the blind"
2: a hiding place sometimes used by hunters (especially duck
hunters); "he waited impatiently in the blind"
3: something that keeps things out or hinders sight; "they had
just moved in and had not put up blinds yet" [syn: {screen}]
4: something intended to misrepresent the true nature of an
activity; "he wasn't sick--it was just a subterfuge"; "the
holding company was just a blind" [syn: {subterfuge}]

blind
adj 1: unable to see [syn: {unsighted}] [ant: {sighted}]
2: unable or unwilling to perceive or understand; "blind to a
lover's faults"; "blind to the consequences of their
actions"
3: not based on reason or evidence; "blind hatred"; "blind
faith"; "unreasoning panic" [syn: {unreasoning}]

blind
v 1: render unable to see
2: make blind by putting the eyes out; "The criminals were
punished and blinded"
3: make dim by comparison or conceal [syn: {dim}]

blind at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* Inter: qualifier » archaic blinde

Pronunciation

* Inter: audio » en-us-blind.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » aɪnd

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » ang Inter: term » blind|lang=ang, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|en Inter: recons » blindaz|lang=gem-pro. Akin to German Inter: term » blind|lang=de, Old High German Inter: term » blint|lang=goh.

    Adjective

    Inter: en-adj » er

  • Inter: not comparable » of a person or animal Unable to see, due to physiological or neurological factors.
    1. 1883, Category: w - :Robert_Louis_Stevenson|Robert Louis Stevenson, Category: w - :Treasure Island|Treasure Island,
    2. : He was plainly blind, for he tapped before him with a stick, and wore a great green shade over his eyes and nose...
    3. Inter: not comparable » of an eye Unable to be used to see, due to physiological or neurological factors.
    4. Inter: comparabl » e Failing to see, acknowledge, perceive.
    5. : The lovers were blind to each other’s faults.
    6. Inter: not comparabl » e Of a place, having little or no visibility; as, a blind corner.
    7. Inter: not comparabl » e Closed at one end; having a dead end; as, a blind hole, a blind alley.
    8. Inter: not comparabl » e Without opening; as, a blind wall.
    9. smallest or slightest in phrases such as
    10. : I shouted, but he didnt take a blind bit of notice.''
    11. : We pulled and pulled, but it didnt make a blind bit of difference.
    12. Inter: not comparabl » e without any prior knowledge.
    13. : He took a blind guess at which fork in the road would take him to the airport.
    14. Inter: not comparabl » e unconditional; without regard to evidence, logic, reality, accidental mistakes, extenuating circumstances, etc.
    15. : blind deference
    16. : blind punishment

      Derived terms

      Inter: rel-top » terms derived from blind (adjective)

  • blind alley
  • blind as a bat
  • blind curve
  • blind date
  • blind drunk (See also Category: Wikisaurus:drunk - )
  • blind gut
  • blind map
  • blind pig
  • blind pool
  • blind spot
  • blind stamp
  • the blind leading the blind

  • Inter: rel-mi » d
    • blind tiger
    • blinders
    • blindfish
    • blindfold
    • blindman's buff
    • blinds
    • blindworm
    • double-blind
    • in the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king
    • love is blind
    • moon-blind
    • night-blind
    • purblind
    • rob somebody blind
    • snow-blind
    • stereoblind
    • word-blind


    Inter: rel-botto » m

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » unable to see
  • Albanian: Inter: t- » sq|verbër
  • Arabic: Inter: t+ » ar|أعمى|m|tr=ʾaʿmā, Inter: t- » ar|عمياء|f|tr=ʿamyāʾ
  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|կույր|tr=kuyr
  • Aromanian: Inter: t- » rup|orbu
  • Azeri: Inter: t+ » az|kor
  • Baluchi: Inter: tø » bal|کور|tr=kor
  • Belarusian: Inter: t- » be|сляпы|tr=sljapý|sc=Cyrl
  • Breton: dall
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|сляп|sc=Cyrl|tr=sljap
  • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|cec, Inter: t- » ca|orb
  • Chamicuro: Inter: tø » ccc|manatsa
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: qualifier » colloquial Inter: t » cmn|瞎|alt=瞎(了)|tr=xiā le|sc=Hani, Inter: qualifier » both formal & informal Inter: t » cmn|失明|alt=失明(了)|tr=shīmíng le|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|slepý|m
  • Dalmatian: Inter: tø » dlm|vuarb
  • Danish: Inter: t+ » da|blind|c
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|blind
  • Esperanto: Inter: t+ » eo|blinda
  • Estonian: Inter: t+ » et|pime
  • Faroese: Inter: t- » fo|blindur
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|sokea
  • French: aveugle Inter: m » f, mal-voyant(e)
  • Friulian: Inter: tø » fur|vuarb
  • Georgian: Inter: t- » ka|ბრმა|tr=brma|sc=Geor
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|blind
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|τυφλός|tr=tyflos
  • Hebrew: Inter: l » he|עיוור|tr=iver|sc=Hebr
  • Hindi: Inter: l » hi|अंधा|tr=ãndhā|sc=Deva
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|vak
  • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|blindur|m
  • Indonesian: Inter: t+ » id|buta
  • Irish: Inter: t+ » ga|dall
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|cieco
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|視覚障害者|tr=shikaku-shōgaisha, Inter: t- » ja|目の見えない|tr=me-no mienai, Inter: t- » ja|盲目|tr=もうもく, mōmoku, Inter: t+ » ja|盲|tr=mekura (a blind person)
  • Jèrriais: Inter: tø » roa-jer|aveugl'ye|m|f
  • Kazakh: Inter: t » kk|соқыр|tr=soqır|sc=Cyrl
  • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|눈이 멀다|tr=nun-i meon|alt=눈이 먼|sc=Kore
  • Kurdish: kor
  • : Sorani: Inter: ku-Arab » کوێر

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Latgalian: Inter: tø » ltg|oklys|m
    • Latin: Inter: t+ » la|caecus|m
    • Latvian: Inter: t+ » lv|akls, Inter: t- » lv|neredzīgs
    • Lithuanian: Inter: t- » lt|aklas|alt=ãklas
    • Luxembourgish: Inter: t+ » lb|blann
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|слеп|tr=slep|sc=Cyrl
    • Malay: Inter: t- » ms|buta, Inter: t- » ms|tunanetra
    • Norwegian:
    • : Bokmål: Inter: t- » nb|blind|m|f
    • : Nynorsk: Inter: t- » nn|blind|m|f
    • Occitan: Inter: t+ » oc|òrb, Inter: t- » oc|cec
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|کور|tr=kur, Inter: t+ » fa|نابینا|tr=nabina
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|ślepy|m, Inter: t- » pl|niewidomy|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|cego
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|orb
    • Romansch: Inter: t- » rm|tschorv, Inter: t- » rm|orv, Inter: t- » rm|orb
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|слепой|tr=slepój, Inter: t- » ru|незрячий|tr=nezrjáčij|sc=Cyrl
    • Sardinian: Inter: t- » sc|tzecu, Inter: t- » sc|cegu, Inter: t- » sc|tzegu
    • Scottish Gaelic: dall
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|слеп|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|слијеп|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|slep, Inter: t- » sh|slijep
    • Sicilian: Inter: t+ » scn|orvu, Inter: t+ » scn|orbu
    • Slovak: Inter: t- » sk|slepý
    • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|slep
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|ciego
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|blind|c, Inter: t+ » sv|synskadad|c
    • Tagalog: Inter: t+ » tl|bulag
    • Tajik: Inter: t- » tg|кӯр|tr=kür|sc=Cyrl
    • Tamil: குருடு (kuruDu)
    • Telugu: గుడ్డి (guDDi)
    • Thai: Inter: t- » th|ตาบอด|tr=dtaa-bòt
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|kör, Inter: t+ » tr|görme engelli, Inter: t+ » tr|görmez, Inter: t+ » tr|ama|alt=âmâ, Inter: t+ » tr|gözsüz
    • Ukrainian: Inter: t- » uk|сліпий|tr=slipýj|sc=Cyrl
    • Urdu: Inter: l » ur|اندھا|sc=ur-Arab|tr=ãndhā
    • Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|mù, Inter: t- » vi|đui mù
    • Volapük: Inter: t+ » vo|bleinik
    • Warlpiri: pampa
    • Welsh: Inter: t+ » cy|dall
    • West Frisian: Inter: t- » fy|blyn


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * anosmic
  • deaf
  • print disabled

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n

  • A covering for a window to keep out light. The Category: w - :Window blind|covering may be made of cloth or of narrow slats that can block light or allow it to pass.
    1. Inter: quote-book » year=1956|author=Category: w - :Delano Ames|Delano Ames|title=Crime out of Mind|chapter=12|url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL5915292W|passage=Light filtered in through the blinds of the french windows. It made tremulous stripes along the scrubbed pine floor.
    2. A Category: w - :destination sign|destination sign mounted on a public transport vehicle displaying the route destination, number, name and/or via points, etc.
    3. Any device intended to conceal or hide; as, a duck blind.
    4. Inter: baseball » slang|1800s No score.
    5. Inter: poke » r A forced bet.
    6. Inter: poke » r A player who is or was forced to make a bet.

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » destination sign rollsign Inter: qualifier » mainly US

      Derived terms

      * big blind

  • blinders
  • small blind
  • Venetian blind
  • blind map

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » covering for a window
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|щори|p, Inter: t+ » bg|жалузи|p
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|persiana|f (made of slats)
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|百叶窗|tr=bǎiyèchuāng|sc=Hani
  • Danish: Inter: t+ » da|gardin|n, Inter: t- » da|rullegardin|n
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|blind|n
  • Finnish: verho, rullaverho, sälekaihdin (made of slats), markiisi
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|store|m
  • German: Jalousie {{f}} Inter: gloss » slats (1), Rouleau {{n}} (1), Rolladen {{f}} Inter: gloss » outside (1)
  • Hebrew: Inter: t+ » he|תריס|m|tr=tris|sc=Hebr
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|tenda|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|پرده کرکره|tr=parde kerkere
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|zasłona|f
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|persiana
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|шторы|f|p|tr=štóry curtain, Inter: t+ » ru|маркиза|f|tr=markíza marquee, Inter: t+ » ru|жалюзи|p|tr=žaljuzí jalousie, Inter: t+ » ru|ставни|f|p|tr=stávni shutters
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|sgàile|f
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|celosía|f, Inter: t+ » es|persiana|f
    • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|rullgardin|c, Inter: t+ » sv|gardin|c, Inter: t- » sv|persienn|c (made of slats), Inter: t+ » sv|jalousi|n, Inter: t+ » sv|markis|c (awning)
    • Volapük: Inter: t- » vo|rulakörten
    • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|blaind


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » forced bet in poker
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|blind|m
    • German: Inter: t- » de|Blind|n


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|ciega|f
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|mörk|c

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * curtain
    • jalousie

      Verb

      Inter: en-ver » b


  • Inter: transitiv » e To make temporarily or permanently blind.
    1. : The light was so bright that for a moment he was blinded.
    2. : Dont wave that pencil in my face - do you want to blind me?''
    3. Inter: slang » obsolete To curse.
    4. 1890, Kipling, Category: s - :The Young British Soldier|The Young British Soldier
    5. :If you're cast for fatigue by a sergeant unkind,
    6. : Don't grouse like a woman, nor crack on, nor blind;
    7. : Be handy and civil, and then you will find
    8. : That it's beer for the young British soldier.

      Derived terms

      * blinder

  • blinding
  • blindness

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » make temporarily or permanently blind
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|ослепявам, Inter: t+ » bg|заслепявам
  • Danish: Inter: t- » da|blænde
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|verblinden, Inter: t- » nl|blenden
  • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|pimestama
  • Finnish: sokaista (temporarily or permanently), sokeuttaa (permanently)
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|aveugler
  • German: Inter: t- » de|blenden
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|vakít
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|accecare
  • Jèrriais: Inter: tø » roa-jer|aveuglier

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Kurdish:
    • : Sorani: Inter: ku-Arab » کوێر کردن
    • Latvian: Inter: t- » lv|apžilbināt
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|cegar
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|слепить|tr=slepít' Inter: imp » f, Inter: t- » ru|ослеплять|tr=osleplját' Inter: imp » f, Inter: t+ » ru|ослепить|tr=oslepít' Inter: pf » .
    • Slovene: oslepiti, zaslepiti
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|cegar
    • Swedish: förblinda, blända (by means of strong light)
    • Volapük: Inter: t+ » vo|bleinükön


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Adverb

    Inter: en-ad » v
  • Without seeing; unseeingly.
    1. Inter: poker » three card brag Without looking at the cards dealt.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » without seeing

  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|sokeasti
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|ciecamente

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|вслепую|tr=vslepúju


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:Transport -
    Category: Category:en:Vision -

    Danish

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » non|da Inter: term » blindr|lang=non, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|da Inter: recons » blindaz|lang=gem-pro.

    Adjective

    Inter: head » da|adjective|g=c|neuter|blindt|plural and definite|blinde|comparative|blindere|superlative|blindest
  • blind

  • Dutch

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: rhymes » ɪnt|lang=nl

    Etymology 1

    From Inter: etyl » dum|nl Inter: term » blint|lang=dum, from Inter: etyl » odt|nl Inter: recons » blind|lang=odt, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|nl Inter: recons » blindaz|lang=gem-pro.

    Adjective

    Inter: nl-ad » j
  • blind (unable to see)
    Declension
    Inter: nl-decl-ad » j

    Etymology 2

    From Inter: term » blinden|lang=nl.

    Alternative forms

    * Inter: l » nl|blinde|g=f

    Noun

    Inter: nl-noun » n|blinden|blindje

  • window shutter
    Synonyms
    * Inter: l » nl|luik

  • German

    Etymology

    Inter: etyl » goh|de Inter: term » blint|lang=goh, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|de Inter: recons » blindaz|lang=gem-pro.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /blɪnt/|lang=de

    Adjective

    Inter: de-adj » blinder|blindesten
  • blind
    1. Inter: context » of a mirror or windowpane|lang=de cloudy
    2. 1918, Category: w:de - :Elisabeth von Heyking|Elisabeth von Heyking, Category: s:de - :Die Orgelpfeifen|Die Orgelpfeifen, in: Zwei Erzählungen, Phillipp Reclam jun. Verlag, page 9:
    3. : So dunkel und schauerlich die Gruft aussah, wenn man durch die blinden, bestaubten Scheibchen der kleinen Fenster hineinblickte, so hell und freundlich war oben die Kirche.
    4. :: Just as dark and eerie the crypt looked like, if one looked in it through the cloudy, dusted little panes of the small windows, as bright and friendly was the church above.

      Derived terms

      * blinder Passagier

  • farbenblind
  • nachtblind

    Declension

    Inter: de-decl-adj » blind|blinder|blindest

    See also

    * blenden

  • Norwegian Bokmål

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » non|nb Inter: term » blindr|lang=non, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|nb Inter: recons » blindaz|lang=gem-pro.

    Adjective

    Inter: head » nb|adjective|g=m|g2=f|neuter|blindt|plural|blinde
  • blind

  • Norwegian Nynorsk

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » non|nn Inter: term » blindr|lang=non, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|nn Inter: recons » blindaz|lang=gem-pro.

    Adjective

    Inter: head » nn|adjective|g=m|g2=f|neuter|blindt|plural|blinde
  • blind

  • Old Saxon

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » gem-pro|osx Inter: recons » blindaz|lang=gem-pro.

    Adjective

    Inter: head » osx|adjective
  • blind

    Declension

    Inter: osx-decl-adj » title=blind|blind

  • Swedish

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » non|sv Inter: term » blindr|lang=non, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|sv Inter: recons » blindaz|lang=gem-pro.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Sv-blind.ogg|audio

    Adjective

    Inter: head » sv|adjective
  • blind; unable or failing to see

    Declension

    Inter: sv-adj-reg » n=blint

    Derived terms

    * blindgång
    • blindgångare
    • blindbock
    • blindstyre
    • färgblind


    Category: ang:blind -
    Translation: ar » blind
    Translation: cs » blind
    Translation: cy » blind
    Translation: da » blind
    Translation: de » blind
    Translation: et » blind
    Translation: el » blind
    Translation: es » blind
    Translation: eo » blind
    Translation: eu » blind
    Translation: fa » blind
    Translation: fr » blind
    Translation: gl » blind
    Translation: ko » blind
    Translation: hy » blind
    Translation: hr » blind
    Translation: io » blind
    Translation: id » blind
    Translation: it » blind
    Translation: kn » blind
    Translation: kk » blind
    Translation: ku » blind
    Translation: lv » blind
    Translation: lb » blind
    Translation: li » blind
    Translation: hu » blind
    Translation: mg » blind
    Translation: ml » blind
    Translation: my » blind
    Translation: fj » blind
    Translation: nl » blind
    Translation: pl » blind
    Translation: pt » blind
    Translation: ru » blind
    Translation: sm » blind
    Category: simple:blind -
    Translation: fi » blind
    Translation: sv » blind
    Translation: tl » blind
    Translation: ta » blind
    Translation: te » blind
    Translation: th » blind
    Translation: tr » blind
    Translation: vi » blind
    Translation: zh » blind