Definition of “blind spot” - English Dictionary

“blind spot” in British English

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blind spotnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈblaɪnd ˌspɒt/ us /ˈblaɪnd ˌspɑːt/

(Definition of “blind spot” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“blind spot” in American English

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blind spotnoun [ C ]

us /ˈblɑɪnd ˌspɑt/

blind spot noun [ C ] (PLACE NOT SEEN)

an area outside your car that you cannot see, esp. in your mirror, when driving

blind spot noun [ C ] (SUBJECT NOT UNDERSTOOD)

a subject or area in which someone's ability to understand is weak or lacking:

He was a great scientist, but he had his blind spots.

(Definition of “blind spot” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)