- 1(Of a horse) wearing blinkers: Aboyeur’s blinkered head showed in front soon after the startMore example sentences
- The stable-bound horse, ribs protruding, eyes blinkered, stamped its hooves on the wooden floor.
- Had a blinkered horse ever won the Derby?
- A tonga resembles a huge wooden box, balanced on two sturdy wheels, drawn by a single blinkered horse.
- 1.1Having or showing a narrow or limited outlook: a blinkered attitudeMore example sentences
narrow-minded, limited, restricted, inward-looking, conventional, parochial, provincial, insular, small-town, localist, small-minded, petty-minded, petty, close-minded, short-sighted, myopic, hidebound, dyed-in-the-wool, diehard, set, set in one's ways, inflexible, dogmatic, rigid, entrenched, prejudiced, bigoted, biased, partisan, sectarian, discriminatory; British parish-pump, blimpish; French bornéNorth American • informal jerkwater• rare claustral
- Companies suffer from a provincial and culturally blinkered approach to the repertoire and with dire performance results.
- Such narrow-minded blinkered parochialism can only leave these campaigners looking even more desperate.
- He really will get a shock if he keeps thinking in such a blinkered, narrow way.