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bleary

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adjective \ˈblir-ē\

Simple Definition of bleary

  • : very tired and unable to see clearly

Full Definition of bleary

  1. 1 of the eyes or vision :  dull or dimmed especially from fatigue or sleep

  2. 2 :  poorly outlined or defined :  dim <a bleary view>

  3. 3 :  very tired <bleary travelers>

blear·i·ly play \ˈblir-ə-lē\ adverb
blear·i·ness play \ˈblir-ē-nəs\ noun

Examples of bleary

  1. She looked at me with bleary eyes.

  2. <disoriented, bleary passengers departing from the red-eye>



14th Century

First Known Use of bleary

14th century


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bleary

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adjective \ˈbli(ə)r-ē\

Medical Definition of bleary

  1. of the eyes or vision :  dull or dimmed especially from fatigue or sleep




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