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Blunting
Bluntish
Bluntishness
Bluntly
Bluntness
bluntnosed shiner
Bluntschli
Bluntwitted
Blur
blurb
Blurred
blurrily
blurriness
blurringly
blurry
Blurt
blurt out
Blurted
blurter
Blurting
Blush
blush wine
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blusher
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Blurring definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

BLUR'RING, ppr. Darkening or staining; spotting.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Blur Blur, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Blurred; p. pr. & vb. n. Blurring.] [Prob. of same origin as blear. See Blear.] 1. To render obscure by making the form or outline of confused and uncertain, as by soiling; to smear; to make indistinct and confused; as, to blur manuscript by handling it while damp; to blur the impression of a woodcut by an excess of ink. But time hath nothing blurred those lines of favor Which then he wore. --Shak. 2. To cause imperfection of vision in; to dim; to darken. Her eyes are blurred with the lightning's glare. --J. R. Drake. 3. To sully; to stain; to blemish, as reputation. Sarcasms may eclipse thine own, But can not blur my lost renown. --Hudibras. Syn: To spot; blot; disfigure; stain; sully.




 


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