Definition of blur noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    blur

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//blɜː(r)//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//blɜːr//
     
    [usually singular]
     
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  1. 1a shape that you cannot see clearly, often because it is moving too fast His arm was a rapid blur of movement as he struck. Everything is a blur when I take my glasses off.
  2. 2something that you cannot remember clearly The events of that day were just a blur.
  3. Word Origin mid 16th cent. (in the sense ‘smear that partially obscures something)’.Extra examples The object was a dim blur in the moonlight. a blur of colours and patterns a blur of fire and smoke
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