Definition of blindfold verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

blindfold

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈblaɪndfəʊld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblaɪndfoʊld//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they blindfold
BrE BrE//ˈblaɪndfəʊld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblaɪndfoʊld//
 
he / she / it blindfolds
BrE BrE//ˈblaɪndfəʊldz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblaɪndfoʊldz//
 
past simple blindfolded
BrE BrE//ˈblaɪndfəʊldɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblaɪndfoʊldɪd//
 
past participle blindfolded
BrE BrE//ˈblaɪndfəʊldɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblaɪndfoʊldɪd//
 
-ing form blindfolding
BrE BrE//ˈblaɪndfəʊldɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈblaɪndfoʊldɪŋ//
 
 
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blindfold somebody to cover somebody’s eyes with a piece of cloth or other covering so that they cannot see The hostages were tied up and blindfolded. Word Origin mid 16th cent.: alteration, by association with the verb fold, of blindfeld, past participle of obsolete blindfell ‘strike blind, blindfold’, from Old English geblindfellan (see blind and the verb fell).
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