blinder

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

blind·er

noun \ˈblīn-dər\

blinders : leather pieces that are placed on either side of a horse's head next to its eyes in order to keep the horse from seeing what is beside it

: a very exciting or impressive performance or action in a game such as cricket or soccer

Full Definition of BLINDER

1
:  either of two flaps on a horse's bridle to keep it from seeing objects at its sides
2
plural :  a limitation or obstruction to sight or discernment

Examples of BLINDER

  1. Their team played a blinder to beat us in the closing seconds of the match.

First Known Use of BLINDER

1809

Rhymes with BLINDER

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