|1.||sand or grit spread over a road surface to fill up cracks|
|2.||the process of laying blinding|
|3.||Also called: mattress a layer of concrete made with little cement spread over soft ground to seal it so that reinforcement can be laid on it|
|4.||making one blind or as if blind: blinding snow|
|5.||most noticeable; brilliant or dazzling: a blinding display of skill|
"The twilight, or rather the hour between the time when one can no longer see to read and the lighting of the candles, is commonly called blindman's holiday." [Grose, 1796]
Unable to see; without useful sight.
Having a maximal visual acuity of the better eye, after correction by refractive lenses, of one-tenth normal vision or less (20/200 or less on the Snellen test).
Of, relating to, or for sightless persons.
Closed at one end, as a tube or sac.