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tr.v. blind·fold·ed, blind·fold·ing, blind·folds
1. To cover the eyes of with or as if with a bandage.
2. To prevent from seeing and especially from comprehending.
1. A bandage to cover the eyes.
2. Something that serves to obscure clear perception.

[From Middle English blindfolde, past participle of blindfellen, to strike blind, cover the eyes, from Old English geblindfellian : blind, blind; see blind + fellian, to strike down.]

blind′fold′ed adj.


wearing a blindfold
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Adj.1.blindfolded - wearing a blindfoldblindfolded - wearing a blindfold      
blind, unsighted - unable to see; "a person is blind to the extent that he must devise alternative techniques to do efficiently those things he would do with sight if he had normal vision"--Kenneth Jernigan
References in classic literature ?
But the swords were drawn back from him and he was at once blindfolded again.
They were then blindfolded, and Don Quixote, finding himself settled to his satisfaction, felt for the peg, and the instant he placed his fingers on it, all the duennas and all who stood by lifted up their voices exclaiming, "God guide thee, valiant knight
He sees his enemy: horsemen sitting motionless, with long spears in rest, upon blindfolded broken-down nags, lean and starved, fit only for sport and sacrifice, then the carrion-heap.
It threw its warning shadow across our path for years, and our statesmen deliberately turned their heads the other way or walked blindfolded.
They are blindfolded so that they may not see the bull," said Luis Cervallos.
That must be why it is blindfolded, so that it shall not see the bull coming to gore it.
Of course every time he moves the bell must ring, as he has no hand to hold it; and so the dozen blindfolded men have to catch him.
Sir," said the president, "you have been invited to join this assembly -- you were not forced here; it was proposed to you to come blindfolded -- you accepted.
My dear Rachel, they blindfolded me before I could see their faces.
The shoot a blindfold between Bo comedian was challenged to ball into the hoop while blindfolded during a break in the match the Philadelphia 76ers and the Boston Celtics at the O2 in London.
An art hub in Dubai has been hosting blindfolded painting sessions to help residents overcome life's challenges and explore their hidden creativity.
Izzy will embark on the climb on Sunday, June 4, and also already been working on her walking techniques while blindfolded with friends.