Synonyms for (noun) blind

screen, blind

a protective covering that keeps things out or hinders sight

they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet


blind

a hiding place sometimes used by hunters (especially duck hunters)

he waited impatiently in the blind

LESS SPECIFIC: screen, concealment, cover, covert


blind, subterfuge

something intended to misrepresent the true nature of an activity

he wasn't sick--it was just a subterfuge; the holding company was just a blind


blind

people who have severe visual impairments, considered as a group

he spent hours reading to the blind

LESS SPECIFIC: people

Synonyms for (verb) blind

dim, blind

make dim by comparison or conceal

LESS SPECIFIC: darken


blind

make blind by putting the eyes out

The criminals were punished and blinded

LESS SPECIFIC: alter, change, modify

Synonyms for (adjective) blind

blind

unable or unwilling to perceive or understand

blind to a lover's faults; blind to the consequences of their actions

LESS SPECIFIC: unperceiving, unperceptive


unreasoning, blind

not based on reason or evidence

blind hatred; blind faith; unreasoning panic

LESS SPECIFIC: irrational


blind, unsighted

unable to see

a person is blind to the extent that he must devise alternative techniques to do efficiently those things he would do with sight if he had normal vision--Kenneth Jernigan