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Definition of Blur


  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.
  2. To cause imperfection of vision in; to dim; to darken.
  3. To sully; to stain; to blemish, as reputation.
  4. That which obscures without effacing; a stain; a blot, as upon paper or other substance.
  5. A dim, confused appearance; indistinctness of vision; as, to see things with a blur; it was all blur.
  6. A moral stain or blot.

Blur Quotations

The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play. - Arnold J. Toynbee
The supreme accomplishment is to blur the line between work and play.
Arnold J. Toynbee

Life flies by, and it's easy to get lost in the blur. In adolescence, it's 'How do I fit in?' In your 20s, it's 'What do I want to do?' In your 30s, 'Is this what I'm meant to do?' I think the trick is living the questions. Not worrying so much about what's ahead but rather sitting in the grey area - being OK with where you are.
Chris Pine

The differences between a tart, a pie and a quiche are a blur.
Yotam Ottolenghi

During the boom years of the 1990s, globalization emerged as the most significant development in our national life. With NAFTA and the Internet and big-box stores selling cheap goods from China, the line between national and international began to blur.
Noah Feldman

Things like that become a blur - shot at some soundstage, somewhere - that's as much as I can remember.
Rob Zombie
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Blur Translations

blur in Dutch is vervagen
blur in German is Verschleierung, Unklarheit
blur in Norwegian is dimme
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