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See definition of blur on Dictionary.com
  • verbcloud, fog
  • verbmake dirty

synonyms for blur

  • darken
  • dim
  • muddy
  • obscure
  • soften
  • becloud
  • bedim
  • befog
  • blear
  • blind
  • daze
  • dazzle
  • glare
  • mask
  • shade
  • make hazy
  • make indistinct
  • make vague
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antonyms for blur

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  • brighten
  • illuminate
  • lighten
  • clarify
  • clean
  • cleanse
  • clear
  • purify
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Wall is a full-speed dude, a blur, who has been forced to slow down, be patient, evolve.
JOHN WALL GAVE THE WIZARDS THEIR LAST GREAT MEMORY. THEN IT ALL FELL APART.JERRY BREWERDECEMBER 3, 2020WASHINGTON POST
To protect the identities of activists and other users on its messaging app, Signal added a simple-to-wield blur tool that automatically reads faces on images and pixelates them.
THE 100 GREATEST INNOVATIONS OF 2020POPULAR SCIENCE STAFFDECEMBER 2, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
I tested the 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max side by side in difficult lowlight scenes and could feel how the Max captured the same shot in less exposure time, reducing the chance of blur.
IT’S OKAY IF YOU WEREN’T PAYING ATTENTION TO GADGETS IN 2020. HERE ARE THE BEST ONES YOU MISSED.GEOFFREY FOWLERNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
A longer response time means more motion blur, which can really mess up gameplay.
BEST GAMING MONITOR: FIVE THINGS TO CONSIDERCARSEN JOENKNOVEMBER 26, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Portrait Mode now gets Portrait Mode, so you can take pictures with simulated blur even in low-light.
ALL THE NEW GADGETS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM GOOGLE’S PIXEL 5 RELEASE EVENTSTAN HORACZEKSEPTEMBER 30, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
A horse or a tree or a clump of brush loomed up grotesquely in the vaporous blur.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
It was then that he straightened away from her and looked without seeing at the blur of light which was the phonograph.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
It had been wrapped around the Baby, of whom she never thought without a pang and a blur before her eyes.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
Beneath them was a blur of whirling white; ahead was an upthrust mountain range upon which they were driving.
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But the time is not wasted; the conspectus is always good, and the blur that remains on the mind is probably just enough.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
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WORDS RELATED TO BLUR

  • blot
  • blotch
  • blur
  • damage
  • deface
  • distort
  • harm
  • hurt
  • impair
  • injure
  • maim
  • mangle
  • mar
  • mark
  • mutilate
  • pervert
  • prejudice
  • scar
  • smudge
  • spoil
  • spot
  • stain
  • sully
  • taint
  • tarnish
  • twist
  • vitiate
  • wrench
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.