|1.||[ adjective ] unable to see|
|Related terms:||sighted dim-sighted blinded blindfold protanopic deuteranopic dazzled snow-blind stone-blind tritanopic eyeless color-blind|
|2.||[ noun ] people who have severe visual impairments|
"he spent hours reading to the blind"
|Related terms:||people blind_person|
|3.||[ adjective ] unable or unwilling to perceive or understand|
"blind to a lover's faults" "blind to the consequences of their actions"
|4.||[ adjective ] not based on reason or evidence|
"blind hatred" "blind faith" "unreasoning panic"
|5.||[ adjective ] without preparation or forethought or knowledge|
"a blind attempt" "a blind purchase"
|6.||[ verb ] make blind by putting the eyes out|
"The criminals were punished and blinded"
|7.||[ verb ] render unable to see|
|Related terms:||dazzle seel snow-blind winker|
|8.||[ noun ] a hiding place sometimes used by hunters (especially duck hunters)|
"he waited impatiently in the blind"
|9.||[ noun ] something that keeps things out or hinders sight|
"they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet"
|Related terms:||protective_covering curtain shutter winker window_blind shield|
|10.||[ adjective ] closed at one end|
"a blind alley"
|11.||[ adjective ] slang for `drunk'|
|Synonyms:||crocked tipsy blotto plastered besotted slopped pissed pixilated tiddly potty sloshed fuddled smashed soaked soused sozzled squiffy stiff loaded tiddley tight blind_drunk wet|
|12.||[ verb ] make dim by comparison or conceal|
|13.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 18333|
|14.||[ adjective ] not easily seen|
|15.||[ noun ] 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"