blindness
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blindness(
blaynd
-
nihs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (being without sight)
a. la ceguera
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Glaucoma can cause blindness if left untreated.Si no se trata, el glaucoma puede causar ceguera.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(lack of perception)
a. la ceguera
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Paula's blindness to George's real nature made it possible for him to continue deceiving her.La ceguera de Paula ante el verdadero carácter de George, hizo posible que siguiera engañándola.
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blindness
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (also fig)
a. la ceguera
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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blindness [ˈblaɪndnɪs]
noun
ceguera (f)
blindness to the truth ceguera frente a la verdad
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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