Translation of "blind" - English-German dictionary


adjective /blaind/

not able to see

a blind man.

(with to) unable to notice

She is blind to his faults.

hiding what is beyond

a blind corner.

of or for blind people

a blind school.
blinding adjective

tending to make blind

a blinding light.


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

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.

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