Translation of "blind" - English-French dictionary

blind

adjective /blaind/

not able to see

aveugle
a blind man.

(with to) unable to notice

aveugle (à)
She is blind to his faults.

hiding what is beyond

sans visibilité
a blind corner.

of or for blind people

pour les aveugles
a blind school.
blinding adjective

tending to make blind

aveuglant
a blinding light.

sudden

aveuglant
He realized, in a blinding flash, that she was the murderer.
blindly adverb

aveuglément
blindness noun

cécité
blind alley

a situation without any way out

impasse
This is a blind alley of a job – there are no prospects for promotion.
blindfold noun

a piece of cloth etc put over the eyes to prevent someone from seeing

bandeau
The kidnappers put a blindfold over her eyes.
blind spot

any matter about which one always shows lack of understanding

refuser de comprendre/voir clair
She seems to have a blind spot about physics.

an area which is impossible or difficult to see due to an obstruction.

endroit sans visibilité
the blind leading the blind

one inexperienced or incompetent person telling another about something

l’aveugle conduisant l’aveugle
My teaching you about politics would be a case of the blind leading the blind.

(Translation of “blind” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)