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blind

adjective
 
 
/blaɪnd/
B1 not able to see
слепой
She went blind after an accident. This project provides guide dogs for the blind.Handicap and the disabledEyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyesThe eye and surrounding areaOptics, microscopy and lasers
be blind to sth to not notice something, or not want to notice something
не видеть, не замечать
Drivers who speed are often blind to the risks they cause.Neglecting and ignoringNot paying attentionTreating as unimportant
blind panic/rage/trust, etc an extremely strong feeling that makes you do things without thinking
слепой страх/слепая ярость/вера и т. д.
Strong feelings
a blind corner/bend UK a bend or corner on a road that is dangerous because you cannot see cars coming around it
слепой поворот
Road surfaces and features
blindness noun [U] C1
слепота
→  See also colour-blind , turn a blind eye (to sth)
(Definition of blind adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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