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synonyms for blindside

  • bump
  • concussion
  • impact
  • jab
  • jolt
  • kick
  • punch
  • shock
  • slap
  • stroke
  • uppercut
  • KO
  • bang
  • bash
  • bat
  • belt
  • biff
  • bop
  • buffet
  • clip
  • clout
  • clump
  • collision
  • crack
  • cut
  • ding
  • jar
  • knock
  • knockout
  • lick
  • percussion
  • poke
  • pound
  • rap
  • slam
  • slug
  • smack
  • smash
  • sock
  • strike
  • swat
  • swing
  • swipe
  • thrust
  • thump
  • thwack
  • wallop
  • whack
  • whomp
  • zap
  • knuckle sandwich
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How to use blindside in a sentence

About 1,200 faculty participated in the anonymous survey, and their responses revealed a culture in which professors say they are blindsided by major decisions.
GEORGE WASHINGTON U. PRESIDENT TO LEAVE IN DECEMBER, SOONER THAN PLANNEDLAUREN LUMPKINSEPTEMBER 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
“Honestly, it was a stab in the back,” said one Republican aide of the rebuke from Delta, which “blindsided” Kemp and lawmakers.
HOW THE CORPORATE BACKLASH TO GEORGIA’S NEW VOTING LAW IS SHAPING OTHER FIGHTS AROUND THE COUNTRY OVER ACCESS TO THE POLLSAMY GARDNER, MIKE DEBONISAPRIL 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The task force was blindsided, according to people familiar with the views of its members.
HOW CUOMO PUT A POLITICAL LOYALIST IN CHARGE OF NEW YORK’S VACCINE ROLLOUTJOSH DAWSEY, MICHAEL SCHERER, AMY BRITTAINMARCH 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Cuomo’s office has asked prominent state Democratic lawmakers not to blindside them with calls for resignation, a person familiar with the request said, speaking on the condition of anonymity to discuss private conversations.
NEW YORK GOV. ANDREW M. CUOMO SAYS HE WILL NOT RESIGN, OFFERS NEW APOLOGY FOR HIS BEHAVIOR WITH WOMENMICHAEL SCHERER, JOSH DAWSEYMARCH 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
James, sounding blindsided, called the NBA’s pursuit of an All-Star Game in Atlanta a “slap in the face” after previous plans for Indianapolis were scrapped.
THE NBA’S WEEK OF CONTROVERSIES SHOW HOW HARD LIFE IS OUTSIDE OF THE BUBBLEBEN GOLLIVERFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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