Translation of "blind" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

blind

adjective uk /blaɪnd/ us /blaɪnd/
SIGHT 视力

B1 unable to see

瞎的,盲的,失明的
She's been blind since birth. 她天生失明。
He started to go (= become) blind in his sixties. 他在60多岁时失明了。
EXTREME

used to describe an extreme feeling that happens without thought or reason

盲目的
blind anger/faith/prejudice 无名怒火/盲目信任/盲目的偏见
He was blind with fury (= so angry that he could not behave reasonably). 他暴跳如雷,丧失了理智。
NOT CONSCIOUS 盲目
be blind to sth

C2 to not be conscious of something or to refuse to notice something that is obvious to others

没有注意到…;对…视而不见
She seems blind to his faults. 她似乎对他的缺点视而不见。
CORNER, etc.

that a driver cannot see or cannot see around:

The accident happened on a blind bend.
TEST/STUDY

used to refer to a scientific test in which either the people being tested or the person testing them, or both, do not know what is being tested:

In blind trials, users who were given both drugs orally were unable to distinguish between the effects of heroin and methadone.
blindness noun [ U ] uk /ˈblaɪnd.nəs/ us /ˈblaɪnd.nəs/
verb [ T ] uk /blaɪnd/ us /blaɪnd/
DAMAGE SIGHT 失明

to make someone unable to see, permanently or for a short time

使变瞎;使失明
She was blinded in an accident at an early age. 她早年在一次事故中失明了。
As I turned the corner the sun blinded me, so I didn't see the other car. 转弯时阳光太晃眼,所以我没有看见另外那辆车。
CAUSE TO IGNORE 盲目

to make someone unable to notice or understand something

蒙蔽;使无辨别力
We shouldn't let our prejudices blind us to the facts of the situation. 我们一定不能让偏见蒙蔽自己而看不清实际形势。
noun uk /blaɪnd/ us /blaɪnd/
WINDOW 窗户

[ C ] US also shade a cover for a window made of a single piece or strips of cloth, paper, or plastic that is pulled up or down by a string

百叶窗;窗帘
a Venetian blind 软百叶窗
SIGHT 视力
the blind C1 [ plural ]

people who are unable to see

盲人
She trains dogs for the blind. 她为盲人训练导盲犬。
FOR WATCHING BIRDS/ANIMALS

[ C ] US UK hide a place where people can watch wild animals or birds without being noticed by them

(可以观察野兽或鸟类的)隐藏处,躲藏处
adverb

If something or someone is tested blind, either the people being tested or the person testing them, or both, do not know what is being tested.

be flying blind

to be flying an aircraft somewhere without being able to see where you are going:

to be doing something without having any experience of doing it before or without having important information about what you are doing:

They are flying blind on this issue because they have no idea of the extent of the problem.

(Translation of “blind” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)