blinds

Blinds

Looking for "blinds"?


Articles about blinds

What articles can you find on Google about blinds:

Article #1

Acoustical performance and privacy with a twist

After the introduction in 2011 BuzziBlinds Classic became an instant hit as partitions for open-plan spaces. Five year later it’s time to add some zest to the family. BuzziBlinds are inspired on modernist architecture. The rhythm and tonalities created by the orientation of the V-cut BuzziBlinds add a dynamic of depth to any space.

Design by Alain Gilles

Source: http://buzzi.space/buzziblinds/



Article #2

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (archaic) blinde

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blaɪnd/
  • Audio (US) (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪnd

Etymology[edit]

Old EnglishProto-Germanic

Adjective[edit]

blindblinderblindest

  1. (not comparable, of a person or animal) Unable to see, due to physiological or neurological factors.
  2. Shakespeare He that is strucken blind cannot forget / The precious treasure of his eyesight lost.
  3. 1883, Robert Louis Stevenson, Treasure Island, He was plainly blind, for he tapped before him with a stick, and wore a great green shade over his eyes and nose...
  4. (not comparable, of an eye) Unable to be used to see, due to physiological or neurological factors.
  5. (comparable) Failing to see, acknowledge, perceive. The lovers were blind to each other's faults. Authors are blind to their own defects.
  6. (not comparable) Of a place, having little or no visibility. a blind path; a blind ditch; a blind corner
  7. Milton the blind mazes of this tangled wood
  8. (not comparable) Closed at one end; having a dead end
  9. (not comparable) Having no openings for light or passage. a blind wall, open only at one end; a blind alley; a blind gut
  10. smallest or slightest in phrases such as I shouted, but he didn't take a blind bit of notice. We pulled and pulled, but it didn't make a blind bit of difference.
  11. (not comparable) without any prior knowledge. He took a blind guess at which fork in the road would take him to the airport.
  12. (not comparable) unconditional; without regard to evidence, logic, reality, accidental mistakes, extenuating circumstances, etc. blind deference blind punishment
  13. Jay This plan is recommended neither to blind approbation nor to blind reprobation.
  14. Unintelligible or illegible. a blind passage in a book; blind writing
  15. (horticulture) Abortive; failing to produce flowers or fruit. blind buds; blind flowers

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

See also[edit]

  • invisible (unable to be seen)
  • anosmic
  • deaf
  • print disabled

Noun[edit]

blindblinds

  1. A covering for a window to keep out light. The covering may be made of cloth or of narrow slats that can block light or allow it to pass.
  2. 1956, Delano Ames, chapter 12, in Crime out of Mind[1]: Light filtered in through the blinds of the french windows. It made tremulous stripes along the scrubbed pine floor.
  3. A destination sign mounted on a public transport vehicle displaying the route destination, number, name and/or via points, etc.
  4. Any device intended to conceal or hide. a duck blind
  5. Something to mislead the eye or the understanding, or to conceal some covert deed or design; a subterfuge.
  6. (military) A blindage.
  7. A halting place. (Can we find and add a quotation of Dryden to this entry?)
  8. (baseball, slang, 1800s) No score.
  9. (poker) A forced bet: the small blind or the big blind. The blinds are / and the ante is .
  10. (poker) A player who is forced to pay such a bet. The blinds immediately folded when I reraised.
  11. (uncountable) Those who are blind, taken as a group.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (destination sign): rollsign (mainly US)

Derived terms[edit]

  • big blind
  • blinders
  • small blind
  • Venetian blind
  • blind map

Translations[edit]

See also[edit]

  • curtain
  • jalousie

Verb[edit]

blindblindsblindingblinded

  1. (transitive) To make temporarily or permanently blind. The light was so bright that for a moment he was blinded. Don't wave that pencil in my face - do you want to blind me?
  2. South A blind guide is certainly a great mischief; but a guide that blinds those whom he should lead is […] a much greater.
  3. (slang, obsolete) To curse.
  4. 1890, Rudyard Kipling, The Young British Soldier If you're cast for fatigue by a sergeant unkind, Don't grouse like a woman, nor crack on, nor blind; Be handy and civil, and then you will find That it's beer for the young British soldier.
  5. To darken; to obscure to the eye or understanding; to conceal.
  6. Dryden Such darkness blinds the sky.
  7. Stillingfleet The state of the controversy between us he endeavored, with all his art, to blind and confound.
  8. To cover with a thin coating of sand and fine gravel, for example a road newly paved, in order that the joints between the stones may be filled.

Derived terms[edit]

  • blind with science
  • blinder
  • blinding
  • blindness

Translations[edit]

Adverb[edit]

blindmore blindmost blind

  1. Without seeing; unseeingly.
  2. (poker, three card brag) Without looking at the cards dealt.

Translations[edit]

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old NorseProto-Germanic

Adjective[edit]

blind

  1. blind

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of blind
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular blind mere blind mest blind2
Neuter singular blindt mere blind mest blind2
Plural blinde mere blind mest blind2
Definite attributive1 blinde mere blind mest blinde
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

References[edit]

  • “blind” in Den Danske Ordbog

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -ɪnt

Etymology 1[edit]

Middle DutchOld DutchProto-Germanic

Adjective[edit]

blindblinderblindst

  1. blind (unable to see)
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of blind
uninflected blind
inflected blinde
comparative blinder
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial blind blinder het blindst
het blindste
indefinite m./f. sing. blinde blindere blindste
n. sing. blind blinder blindste
plural blinde blindere blindste
definite blinde blindere blindste
partitive blinds blinders

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • blinde f

Noun[edit]

blindnblindenblindje n

  1. window shutter
Synonyms[edit]
  • luik

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old High GermanProto-Germanic

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /blɪnt/
  • Audio (file)

Adjective[edit]

blindblinderam blindesten

  1. blind
  2. (of a mirror or windowpane) cloudy
  3. 1918, Elisabeth von Heyking, Die Orgelpfeifen, in: Zwei Erzählungen, Phillipp Reclam jun. Verlag, page 9: So dunkel und schauerlich die Gruft aussah, wenn man durch die blinden, bestaubten Scheibchen der kleinen Fenster hineinblickte, so hell und freundlich war oben die Kirche. Just as dark and eerie the crypt looked like, if one looked in it through the cloudy, dusted little panes of the small windows, as bright and friendly was the church above.

Derived terms[edit]

  • blinder Passagier
  • farbenblind
  • nachtblind

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

  • blenden

External links[edit]

  • blind in Duden online

German Low German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

DutchblindGermanblind

Adjective[edit]

blindblinnerblinnst

  1. blind

Declension[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old NorseProto-Germanic

Adjective[edit]

blindm, fblindtblinde

  1. blind

Derived terms[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old NorseProto-Germanic

Adjective[edit]

blindm, fblindtblinde

  1. blind

Derived terms[edit]

  • blindpassasjer
  • blindskap
  • fargeblind
  • snøblind

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic

Adjective[edit]

blind

  1. blind

Declension[edit]

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old SwedishOld NorseProto-Germanic

Pronunciation[edit]

  • audio (file)

Adjective[edit]

blind

  1. blind; unable or failing to see

Declension[edit]

Inflection of blind
Indefinite/attributive Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular blind blindare blindast
Neuter singular blint blindare blindast
Plural blinda blindare blindast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 blinde blindare blindaste
All blinda blindare blindaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.

Derived terms[edit]

  • blindgång
  • blindgångare
  • blindbock
  • blindstyre
  • färgblind

Source: https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/blind



Watch video about blinds

What can you find on YouTube:

DIY Roman Shades
+7
Posted on: October 18, 2016
0
2747

Interesting links


Наверх
en ru es fr de ua ae it jp