blinders

Same as blinkers.

Equestrian sports dictionary . 2013.

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  • Blinders — Blinders, also known as blinkers or winkers, are a piece of horse tack that restrict the horse s vision to the rear and, in some cases, to the side. They usually are made of leather or plastic cups that are placed on either side of the eyes,… …   Wikipedia

  • blinders — [blīn′dərz] pl.n. BLINKER (n. 2a) * * * …   Universalium

  • blinders — [blīn′dərz] pl.n. BLINKER (n. 2a) …   English World dictionary

  • Blinders On — Infobox Album | Name = Blinders On Type = Album Artist = Sean Watkins Released = March 14, 2006 (US) March 20, 2006 (UK) November 17, 2005 (Digital download) Recorded = Genre = Alternative Acoustic Length = 47:22 Label = Sugar Hill Producer =… …   Wikipedia

  • blinders — Synonyms and related words: authoritarianism, back band, backstrap, bearing rein, bellyband, bigotry, bit, blind side, blind spot, blindfold, blinds, blinkers, breeching, bridle, caparison, cavesson, checkrein, cheekpiece, chinband, cinch, closed …   Moby Thesaurus

  • blinders — blind|ers [ blaındərz ] noun plural AMERICAN things that partly cover a horse s eyes so that it can only look straight forward. British blinkers …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • blinders — blind·er || blaɪndÉ™ n. device used on horses to hinder peripheral vision; blinds; outstanding achievement; something extraordinarily amazing (Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blinders — N. Amer. blinkers on a horse s bridle. → blinder …   English new terms dictionary

  • blinders — …   Useful english dictionary

  • have blinders on — to not be able to recognize or accept what is happening around you. I don t know why I thought he was innocent I guess I had blinders on. Usage notes: sometimes used in the form put blinders on to refuse to accept something: They put blinders on… …   New idioms dictionary

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