be wearing blinkers Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “be wearing blinkers” in the English Dictionary

"be wearing blinkers" in British English

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be wearing blinkers

UK (US be wearing blinders) to be ​able only to ​see things one way and ​unwilling or ​unable to ​consider other ​possibilities
(Definition of be wearing blinkers from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be wearing blinkers”
in Chinese (Simplified) 死脑筋的, 不愿变通的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 死腦筋的, 不知變通的…
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“be wearing blinkers” in British English

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