Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

German translation of “blind”

See all translations

blind

adjective /blaind/
not able to see
blind
a blind man.
(with to) unable to notice
blind
She is blind to his faults.
hiding what is beyond
unübersichtlich
a blind corner.
of or for blind people
Blinden-…
a blind school.
blinding adjective tending to make blind
blendend
a blinding light.
sudden
plötzlich
He realized, in a blinding flash, that she was the murderer.
blindly adverb
blind
blindness noun
die Blindheit
blind alley a situation without any way out
die Sackgasse
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
die Augenbinde
The kidnappers put a blindfold over her eyes.
blind spot any matter about which one always shows lack of understanding
der schwache Punkt
She seems to have a blind spot about physics.
an area which is impossible or difficult to see due to an obstruction.
der blinde Fleck
the blind leading the blind one inexperienced or incompetent person telling another about something
ein Blinder führt einen Blinden
My teaching you about politics would be a case of the blind leading the blind.
(Definition of blind from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “blind” in German

Definitions of “blind” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More