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blear

 (blîr)
tr.v. bleared, blear·ing, blears
1. To blur or redden (the eyes).
2. To blur; dim.
adj.
Bleary.

[Middle English bleren.]

blear

(blɪə)
vb
(tr) to make (eyes or sight) dim with or as if with tears; blur
adj
a less common word for bleary
[C13: blere to make dim; related to Middle High German blerre blurred vision]

blear

(blɪər)
v.t.
1. to make dim, as with tears or inflammation.
adj.
2. (of the eyes) dim from tears.
3. dim; indistinct.
n.
4. a blur; cloudiness; dimness.
[1250–1300; Middle English bleri, blere, of obscure orig.]
blear′ed•ness, n.

blear


Past participle: bleared
Gerund: blearing

Imperative
blear
blear
Present
I blear
you blear
he/she/it blears
we blear
you blear
they blear
Preterite
I bleared
you bleared
he/she/it bleared
we bleared
you bleared
they bleared
Present Continuous
I am blearing
you are blearing
he/she/it is blearing
we are blearing
you are blearing
they are blearing
Present Perfect
I have bleared
you have bleared
he/she/it has bleared
we have bleared
you have bleared
they have bleared
Past Continuous
I was blearing
you were blearing
he/she/it was blearing
we were blearing
you were blearing
they were blearing
Past Perfect
I had bleared
you had bleared
he/she/it had bleared
we had bleared
you had bleared
they had bleared
Future
I will blear
you will blear
he/she/it will blear
we will blear
you will blear
they will blear
Future Perfect
I will have bleared
you will have bleared
he/she/it will have bleared
we will have bleared
you will have bleared
they will have bleared
Future Continuous
I will be blearing
you will be blearing
he/she/it will be blearing
we will be blearing
you will be blearing
they will be blearing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been blearing
you have been blearing
he/she/it has been blearing
we have been blearing
you have been blearing
they have been blearing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been blearing
you will have been blearing
he/she/it will have been blearing
we will have been blearing
you will have been blearing
they will have been blearing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been blearing
you had been blearing
he/she/it had been blearing
we had been blearing
you had been blearing
they had been blearing
Conditional
I would blear
you would blear
he/she/it would blear
we would blear
you would blear
they would blear
Past Conditional
I would have bleared
you would have bleared
he/she/it would have bleared
we would have bleared
you would have bleared
they would have bleared
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.blear - make dim or indistinctblear - make dim or indistinct; "The fog blurs my vision"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
Adj.1.blear - tired to the point of exhaustionblear - tired to the point of exhaustion  
tired - depleted of strength or energy; "tired mothers with crying babies"; "too tired to eat"

blear

verbadjective
Not clearly perceived or perceptible: