Associations to the word «Blinding»


BLINDING, verb. Present participle of blind
BLINDING, adjective. Very bright (as if to cause blindness).
BLINDING, adjective. Making blind or as if blind; depriving of sight or of understanding.
BLINDING, adjective. (UK) (slang) Brilliant; marvellous.
BLINDING, adverb. (neologism) To an extreme degree; blindingly.
BLINDING, noun. The act of causing blindness.
BLINDING, noun. A thin coat of sand or gravel used to fill holes in a new road surface.
BLINDING, noun. A thin sprinkling of sand or chippings laid on a newly tarred surface.
BLINDING WITH SCIENCE, verb. Present participle of blind with science

Dictionary definition

BLINDING, adjective. Shining intensely; "the blazing sun"; "blinding headlights"; "dazzling snow"; "fulgent patterns of sunlight"; "the glaring sun".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats