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synonyms for blinders

  • narrow-mindedness
  • blind spot
  • constricted vision
  • fixation
  • monomania
  • myopia
  • narrow outlook
  • obsession
  • one-track mind
  • shortsightedness
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How to use blinders in a sentence

Everybody laughed, and the president asked some one to tell him who invented blinders.
BEAUTIFUL JOEMARSHALL SAUNDERS
He says that the worst thing against blinders is that a frightened horse never knows when he has passed the thing that scared him.
BEAUTIFUL JOEMARSHALL SAUNDERS
The blinders are there and he can't see that he has passed it, and he can't turn his head to have a good look at it.
BEAUTIFUL JOEMARSHALL SAUNDERS
Reba pulled off her "blinders," as she called the sun-bonnet, while she ran.
HARPER'S YOUNG PEOPLE, JULY 26, 1881VARIOUS
They are blinders that confine the eyes of mind to the road ahead.
HUMAN NATURE AND CONDUCTJOHN DEWEY
He was also regarded as stubborn when no reply at all was forthcoming, as in the tests with the blinders.
CLEVER HANSOSKAR PFUNGST
Blinders were applied, and it is worthy of mention that Hans made no attempt to resist.
CLEVER HANSOSKAR PFUNGST
A total of 102 tests were made in which large blinders were used.
CLEVER HANSOSKAR PFUNGST
The old horse didn't even turn his head, for he could see backwards as well as forwards, because he wore no blinders.
THE TALE OF HENRIETTA HENARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
And he has a horse, Mr. Mazzini has, a fat old plug that peeks around his blinders as humorously as his master.
VIGNETTES OF SAN FRANCISCOALMIRA BAILEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BLINDERS

  • blind spot
  • blinders
  • constricted vision
  • fixation
  • monomania
  • myopia
  • narrow outlook
  • narrow-mindedness
  • obsession
  • one-track mind
  • shortsightedness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.