Definition of blind verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    blind

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//blaɪnd//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they blind
     
    he / she / it blinds
     
    past simple blinded
     
    -ing form blinding
     
     
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  1. 1blind somebody to permanently destroy someone's ability to see She was blinded in the explosion. The attackers blinded him with acid.
  2. 2blind somebody/something to make it difficult for someone to see for a short time When she went outside she was temporarily blinded by the sun. His eyes were blinded by tears.
  3. 3 blind somebody (to something) to make someone no longer able to think clearly or behave in a sensible way His sense of loyalty blinded him to the truth.
  4. Idioms
    blind somebody with science
     
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    to confuse someone by using technical or complicated language that they do not understand
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: blind