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  Definition of Blur
  1. a hazy or indistinct representation; "it happened so fast it was just a blur"; "he tried to clear his head of the whisky fuzz"
  2. become vague or indistinct; "The distinction between the two theories blurred"
  3. make dim or indistinct; "The drug blurs my vision"
  4. make unclear, indistinct, or blurred; "Her remarks confused the debate"; "Their words obnubilate their intentions"
  5. make a smudge on; soil by smudging
  6. become glassy; lose clear vision; "Her eyes glazed over from lack of sleep"
  7. to make less distinct or clear; "The haze blurs the hills"
Similar Words: fuzz, dim, slur, blear, confuse, obscure, obnubilate, smear, smudge, smutch, film over, glaze over

 

See Also: gloss over, skate over, smooth over, slur over, skimp over

 

Hyponyms: obliterate, efface, muddy, resmudge, dust

 

Grouped Verbs: confuse, confound

 

Derivational Morphology: film over, glaze over, blear, dim, slur, fuzz, smudge, spot, blot, daub, smear, smirch

 

Anagrams: burl

 

 
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