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blurred

Line breaks: blurred
Pronunciation: /bləːd
 
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Definition of blurred in English:

adjective

1Unable to see or be seen clearly: blurred vision the camera caught only two blurred images
More example sentences
  • We certainly wouldn't be trying to emulate people with blurred vision.
  • The darkness was unworldly, he thought; objects blurred into each other, colors shifted to become unnatural.
  • Symptoms included nausea, vertigo, headaches and blurred vision.
1.1Not clear or distinct; hazy: the blurred distinctions between childhood and adulthood
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  • The actual midden matrix itself was a stratigraphical disappointment with its depositional history blurred beyond recovery.
  • Polishing the clouds, the blue of my eyes shines through the blurred glass.
  • The lines dividing the first form of self-assertion from the second aren't merely being blurred; they're getting paved over.

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