Synonyms & Antonyms of blind

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1 lacking the power of sight
  • our old blind cat kept walking into walls and furniture

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2 being under the influence of alcohol
  • you'd have to be really blind to think that was a good idea

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Synonyms of blind (Entry 2 of 2)

to overpower with light
  • the bright lights in the TV studio momentarily blinded the quiz show contestants

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The first known use of blind was before the 12th century

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“Blind.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 19 January 2020.

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