blinkered

[bling-kerd]

unblinkered, adjective
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blinker

[bling-ker]
noun
1.
a device for flashing light signals.
2.
a light that flashes intermittently, especially one that serves as a traffic signal.
3.
either of two leather flaps on a bridle, to prevent a horse from seeing sideways; a blinder. See illus. under harness.
verb (used with object)
4.
to put blinkers on.

Origin:
1630–40; blink + -er1

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blinker (ˈblɪŋkə)
 
n
1.  a flashing light for sending messages, as a warning device, etc, such as a direction indicator on a road vehicle
2.  (often plural) a slang word for eye
 
vb
3.  to provide (a horse) with blinkers
4.  to obscure with or as if with blinkers

blinkered (ˈblɪŋkəd)
 
adj
1.  considering only a narrow point of view
2.  (of a horse) wearing blinkers

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blinkered
1867, in the figurative sense, from horses wearing blinkers to limit the range of their vision.
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Example sentences
But scientists had long been blinkered by preconceptions about the sleeping brain.
Unfortunately, nature has its own ways of dealing with the problems staring us
  in our blinkered faces.
Not that the education system is perfect, but this is an absurd, blinkered
  conclusion.
Reporters are meant to serve as emissaries between blinkered experts and
  broader society.
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