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English noun: dazzle

1. dazzle (attribute) brightness enough to blind partially and temporarily


Broader (hypernym)brightness


English verb: dazzle

1. dazzle (perception) to cause someone to lose clear vision, especially from intense light


SamplesShe was dazzled by the bright headlights.


Synonymsbedazzle, daze


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)blind

2. dazzle (cognition) amaze or bewilder, as with brilliant wit or intellect or skill


SamplesHer arguments dazzled everyone.
The dancer dazzled the audience with his turns and jumps.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)amaze, astonish, astound









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