deprive+of+sight

  • 1 To lose sight of — Lose Lose (l[=oo]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lost} (l[o^]st; 115) p. pr. & vb. n. {Losing} (l[=oo]z [i^]ng).] [OE. losien to loose, be lost, lose, AS. losian to become loose; akin to OE. leosen to lose, p. p. loren, lorn, AS. le[ o]san, p. p. loren… …

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  • 2 blind — {{11}}blind (adj.) O.E. blind blind, also dark, enveloped in darkness, obscure; unintelligent, lacking mental perception, probably from W.Gmc. *blinda blind (Cf. Du., Ger. blind, O.N. blindr, Goth. blinds blind ), perhaps, via notion of to make… …

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  • 3 blind — 1. adjective 1) he has been blind since birth Syn: sightless, unsighted, visually impaired, visionless, unseeing; partially sighted, purblind; informal as blind as a bat Ant: sighted 2) the government must be blind Syn …

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  • 4 blind — I (concealed) adjective buried, camouflaged, covered, covert, dim, disguised, hidden, imperceptible, inconspicuous, indiscernible, latent, masked, obscure, out of view, private, screened, secreted, shadowy, sheltered, shrouded, unapparent,… …

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  • 5 blind — adj., v., n., & adv. adj. 1 lacking the power of sight. 2 a without foresight, discernment, intellectual perception, or adequate information (blind effort). b (often foll. by to) unwilling or unable to appreciate (a factor, circumstance, etc.)… …

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  • 6 Blind — Blind, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blinded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blinding}.] 1. To make blind; to deprive of sight or discernment. To blind the truth and me. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] A blind guide is certainly a great mischief; but a guide that blinds… …

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  • 7 Blinded — Blind Blind, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blinded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blinding}.] 1. To make blind; to deprive of sight or discernment. To blind the truth and me. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] A blind guide is certainly a great mischief; but a guide that… …

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  • 8 Blinding — Blind Blind, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blinded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blinding}.] 1. To make blind; to deprive of sight or discernment. To blind the truth and me. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] A blind guide is certainly a great mischief; but a guide that… …

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  • 9 gouge — Synonyms and related words: alveolation, alveolus, auger, avulse, bandage, beat, bedazzle, beguile of, benight, bezel, bilk, bite, blackmail, bleed, bleed white, blind, blind the eyes, blindfold, bore, broach, bunco, burn, burrow, canal, canalize …

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  • 10 blind — adj 1. sightless, visionless, unsighted, unseeing, eyeless, stone blind, amaurotic; purblind, partially sighted, blear eyed, Ophthal. hemeralopic, Ophthal. nyctalopic. 2. obtuse, thick, dense, imperceptive, short sighted; retarded, slow, dull,… …

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  • 11 blight one's optical powers — index blind (deprive of sight) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 12 destroy one's perception — index blind (deprive of sight) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 13 extinguish visual discernment — index blind (deprive of sight) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 14 make eyeless — index blind (deprive of sight) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 15 make sightless — index blind (deprive of sight) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 16 make unable to see — index blind (deprive of sight) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 17 obstruct one's vision — index blind (deprive of sight) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 18 render eyeless — index blind (deprive of sight) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 19 render sightless — index blind (deprive of sight) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 20 render visionless — index blind (deprive of sight) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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