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blindfold

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verb blind·fold \-ˌfōld\

Simple Definition of blindfold

  • : to cover the eyes of (a person) with a piece of cloth

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of blindfold

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to cover the eyes of with or as if with a bandage

  3. 2 :  to hinder from seeing; especially :  to keep from comprehension

blindfold

adjective

Examples of blindfold in a sentence

  1. The kidnappers tied him up and blindfolded him.



Origin and Etymology of blindfold

alteration of Middle English blindfellen, blindfelden to strike blind, blindfold, from blind + fellen to fell


First Known Use: 1533


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blindfold

noun blind·fold

Simple Definition of blindfold

  • : a piece of cloth that covers the eyes

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of blindfold

  1. 1 :  a bandage for covering the eyes

  2. 2 :  something that obscures mental or physical vision


BLINDFOLD Defined for Kids

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blindfold

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verb blind·fold \ˈblīnd-ˌfōld\

Definition of blindfold for Students

blindfolded

blindfolding

  1. :  to cover the eyes of with a piece of cloth




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blindfold

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noun blind·fold

Definition of blindfold for Students

  1. :  a covering over the eyes




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