What does blear mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bleary, blear, bleary-eyed, blear-eyedverb

    tired to the point of exhaustion

  2. blur, blearverb

    make dim or indistinct

    "The fog blurs my vision"


  1. blearverb

    To make blurred or dim, especially the eyes.

    Etymology: Of uncertain origin.

  2. blearadjective

    dim, unclear from water or rheum.

    Etymology: Of uncertain origin.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Blear

    dim or sore with water or rheum; -- said of the eyes

  2. Blear

    causing or caused by dimness of sight; dim

  3. Blearverb

    to make somewhat sore or watery, as the eyes; to dim, or blur, as the sight. Figuratively: To obscure (mental or moral perception); to blind; to hoodwink

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Blear

    blēr, adj. (as in Blear-eyed, blēr′-īd) sore or inflamed: dim or blurred with inflammation. [Low Ger. bleer-oged, 'blear-eyed.']

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  1. baler

  2. blare

  3. abler

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blear in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blear in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  • неясен, замъглявам, замъгленBulgarian
  • затуманиватьRussian

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