bleariness
noun see bleary

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bleariness — See blearily. * * * …   Universalium

  • bleariness — noun The characteristic of being bleary …   Wiktionary

  • bleariness — blear·i·ness …   English syllables

  • bleariness — rēnə̇s noun ( es) : the state of being bleary …   Useful english dictionary

  • bleary — adjective Date: 14th century 1. of the eyes or vision dull or dimmed especially from fatigue or sleep 2. poorly outlined or defined ; dim < a bleary view > 3. very tired < bleary travelers > • blearily …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bleary — blearily, adv. bleariness, n. /blear ee/, adj., blearier, bleariest. 1. (of the eyes or sight) blurred or dimmed, as from sleep or weariness. 2. indistinct; unclear: The day begins with a bleary view of one s world. 3. fatigued; worn out. [1350… …   Universalium

  • blur — Synonyms and related words: aspersion, attaint, badge of infamy, bar sinister, baton, becloud, bedaub, bedim, befog, bend sinister, besmear, besmirch, besmoke, bestain, black eye, black mark, blacken, blear, bleariness, bloodstain, blot, blotch,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • darkness — Synonyms and related words: Gothicism, ablepsia, adiaphanousness, age of ignorance, amaurosis, amorphousness, barbarism, benightedness, benightment, blackishness, blackness, bleakness, bleariness, blind side, blind spot, blindfolding, blinding,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • dimness — Synonyms and related words: adiaphanousness, anemia, ashiness, asininity, bad light, bleariness, blockishness, bloodlessness, blur, blurriness, boobishness, boorishness, bovinity, cadaverousness, chloranemia, cloddishness, cloudiness, crassness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • haziness — Synonyms and related words: amorphia, amorphism, amorphousness, anarchy, bleariness, blobbiness, blur, blurriness, broadness, chaos, cloudiness, confusion, darkness, defocus, dimness, dirty sky, disorder, entropy, faintness, feebleness, filminess …   Moby Thesaurus

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