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Meaning of BLINDNESS

Pronunciation:  bl'Indnus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  lack of sight
 

BLINDNESS is a 9 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: cecity, sightlessness
 
 See Also: anopia, eyelessness, figural blindness, snowblindness, vision defect, visual defect, visual disorder, visual impairment

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Blind"ness\, n.
State or condition of being blind, literally or figuratively.
--Darwin.

{Color blindness}, inability to distinguish certain color.
   See {Daltonism}.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: albinism, astigmatism, astigmia, bad eyesight, blurred vision, deafness, defect of vision, dim-sightedness, dogmatism, double sight, double vision, faulty eyesight, imperceptiveness, impercipience, imperfect vision, incognizance, incomprehension, insensibility, mindlessness, nearsightedness, nonrealization, nonrecognition, nonunderstanding, nystagmus, partial blindness, positiveness, purblindness, reduced sight, shortsightedness, tunnel vision, unapprehendingness, unawareness, unconsciousness, undiscerningness, unmindfulness, unperceptiveness, unpersuadableness, unwittingness
 

 

 

 

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