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American English: /ˈblɪŋkər/
British English: /ˈblɪŋkə/

Translation of blinker in Spanish:


  • 2
    also: blinkers plural
    (on horse)
    tapaojos (masculine plural) (Colombia)
    Example sentences
    • Storming Home also proved the value of the controversial sheepskin cheekpieces which are now regularly fitted to horses who find blinkers and visors too claustrophobic.
    • The horse's owner puts leather blinkers close to its eyes so that it can only see what its master wants it to see, not look here or there.
    • This year's fuelled by such high octane horsepower you'll need to pull in the reins and wear blinkers to avoid cantering off course in all directions.

transitive verb

  • (horse)
    ponerle anteojeras a
    ponerle tapaojos a (Colombia)
    they were blinkered by their prejudices
    sus prejuicios los cegaban
    Example sentences
    • As any horse-cab driver in downtown Cairo knows, a horse must be blinkered to navigate the streets, or else the traffic will cause it to shy.
    • Advocaat's patience with the Italian has appeared infinite, but one wonders whether pride has blinkered the manager's approach.
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