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blearyadjective

uk   /ˈblɪə.ri/  us   /ˈblɪr.i/
If you have bleary eyes, your eyes are red or have tears in them and you cannot see clearly, because you are tired or have just woken up: to be bleary-eyed
blearily
adverb uk   /ˈblɪə.rəl.i/  us   /ˈblɪr.əl.i/
Carl stared blearily (= in a very tired way) at the newspaper.
(Definition of bleary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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blearyadjective

 us   /ˈblɪər·i/
(of eyes) tired, red, or watery: After studying all night, his eyes were bleary.
(Definition of bleary from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bleary”
in Chinese (Simplified) (眼睛)视线模糊的,惺忪的…
in Turkish mahmur, uykulu, gözleri yorgun…
in Russian затуманенный…
in Chinese (Traditional) (眼睛)視線模糊的,惺忪的…
in Polish kaprawy…
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