Blindness


Blindness
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Blindness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ blindness
blindness
cecity
excecation|
amaurosis
cataract
ablepsy|
prestriction|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dim-sightedness
dim-sightedness
&c. 443
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ablepsia
ablepsia
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ Braille
Braille
Braille-type
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ guttaserena
guttaserena
=>( drop serene )
noctograph
teichopsia
PARAG:Blindness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be blind
be blind
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not see
not see
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lose sight of
lose sight of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have the eyes bandaged
have the eyes bandaged
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ grope in the dark
grope in the dark
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ not look
not look
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ close the eyes
close the eyes
shut the eyes-
turn away the eyes
avert the eyes
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ look another way
look another way
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ wink
wink
&c.(limited vision) 443
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ shut the eyes to
shut the eyes to
be blind to
wink at
blink at
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ render blind
render blind
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ blind
blind
blindfold
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ hoodwink
hoodwink
dazzle
put one's eyes out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ throw dust into one's eyes
throw dust into one's eyes
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ jeter de la poudre aux yeux
jeter de la poudre aux yeux
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ screen from sight
screen from sight
&c.(hide) 528
PARAG:Blindness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ blind
blind
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ eyeless
eyeless
sightless
visionless
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dark
dark
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ stone-blind
stone-blind
sand-blind
stark-blind
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ undiscerning
undiscerning
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dimsighted
dimsighted
&c. 443
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ blind as a bat
blind as a bat
blind as a buzzard
blind as a beetle
blind as a mole
blind as an owl
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ wall-eyed
wall-eyed
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ blinded
blinded
&c.->V.
PARAG:Blindness->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ blindly
blindly
blindfold
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ darkly
darkly

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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