What is another word for

blind

blind as in unable to see
  • "a person is blind to the extent that he must devise alternative techniques to do efficiently those things he would do with sight if he had normal vision--Kenneth Jernigan"

Synonyms

  • unsightedunable to see
blind as in unable or unwilling to perceive or understand
  • "blind to a lover's faults"
  • "blind to the consequences of their actions"
blind as in not based on reason or evidence
  • "blind hatred"
  • "blind faith"
  • "unreasoning panic"

Synonyms

  • unreasoningnot based on reason or evidence
blind as in render unable to see
    blind as in make blind by putting the eyes out
    • "The criminals were punished and blinded"
    blind as in make dim by comparison or conceal

      Synonyms

      • dimswitch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam ; become dim or lusterless; make dim or lusterless; make dim by comparison or conceal ; become vague or indistinct; lacking in light; lacking clarity or distinctness; made dim or less bright; offering little or no hope; slow to learn or understand
      blind as in people who have severe visual impairments, considered as a group
      • "he spent hours reading to the blind"
      blind as in a hiding place sometimes used by hunters (especially duck hunters)
      • "he waited impatiently in the blind"
      blind as in a protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight
      • "they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet"

      Synonyms

      • screentest or examine for the presence of disease or infection; examine methodically; examine in order to test suitability; project onto a screen for viewing; prevent from entering; separate with a riddle, as grain from chaff ; protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm ; a white or silvered surface where pictures can be projected for viewing ; a protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight; the display that is electronically created on the surface of the large end of a cathode-ray tube ; a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something; a protective covering consisting of netting; the personnel of the film industry; a strainer for separating lumps from powdered material or grading particles ; partition consisting of a decorative frame or panel that serves to divide a space
      blind as in 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"

      Synonyms

      • subterfugesomething intended to misrepresent the true nature of an activity