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  • as inglasses
  • as inspectacles

synonyms for blinkers

  • bifocals
  • cheaters
  • eyeglasses
  • frames
  • goggles
  • lorgnette
  • pince-nez
  • rims
  • shades
  • specs
  • spectacles
  • contact lenses
  • four eyes
  • trifocals
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How to use blinkers in a sentence

Overhead the yardarm blinkers were signaling, and directly over Sara Lee's head a great white searchlight swept the water ahead.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
Immediately over Lord Wharncliffe's head was suspended a pair of horse's blinkers.
YORKSHIRE ODDITIES, INCIDENTS AND STRANGE EVENTSS. BARING-GOULD
He wished that some accident could have hemmed in his eyes between inexorable blinkers, and sped him on in a channel ever so worn.
A LAODICEANTHOMAS HARDY
Do you know, my dear father refused a peerage because he felt it meant putting blinkers on his best newspaper.
THREE PLAYS BY GRANVILLE-BARKERHARLEY GRANVILLE-BARKER
A man intent on action is like a horse in blinkers, he goes straight forward, seeing only the road ahead.
ANCIENT ART AND RITUALJANE ELLEN HARRISON
The reins were connected with these blinkers, so that the flaps might be raised or allowed to close at the rider's pleasure.
THE SWISS FAMILY ROBINSONJOHANN DAVID WYSS
Hold the bridle loosely in your hands, dispense with blinkers, and let the horse see what is going on.
RIDING FOR LADIESMRS. POWER O'DONOGHUE
Blinkers are generally considered indispensable adjuncts to harness.
RIDING FOR LADIESMRS. POWER O'DONOGHUE
He set up a tentative pattern; golden streaks flitted across the board, mingling with red and blue blinkers.
STARMAN'S QUESTROBERT SILVERBERG
Ben followed him in and then turned off the red blinkers and brought the patrol car to a halt behind the other vehicle.
CODE THREERICK RAPHAEL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO BLINKERS

  • bifocals
  • blinkers
  • cheaters
  • contact lenses
  • eyeglasses
  • four eyes
  • frames
  • goggles
  • lorgnettes
  • pince-nezes
  • rims
  • shades
  • specs
  • spectacles
  • trifocals
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.