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Synonyms for blur

become indistinct


  • become indistinct
  • soften
  • become vague
  • become hazy
  • become fuzzy



Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for blur

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for blur

a hazy or indistinct representation

become glassy

to make less distinct or clear

Related Words


make unclear, indistinct, or blurred

make a smudge on

make dim or indistinct

become vague or indistinct

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This technique is called panning--it retains detail in the moving figures yet blurs the background.
Alex says he enjoyed playing Glastonbury with a reunited Blur, but was disappointed with the quality of the cheese backstage.
There was old equipment from the 60s - two jazz drums, big double basses and old woody things." The first single Sorrow's Army Blur's Dave, Graham, is a contemplative war song.
The group's manager, Chris Morrison, said: "Blur are playing a limited number of shows this summer and it's been more than 10 years since we've played in Newcastle.
To subtract the radial-blur layer from the original merged image, I select both Source 1 and Source 2 as my open document, and select Source 1 layer option to be the blurred image (for example, I named the layer "Radial Blur Spin 20") and Source 2 layer option to be the merged image.
He said: "It sounds like Blur and he said he didn't want to be like that.
So it's not the same old Blur. But this is a good thing.
Slowly, day by day, bit by bit, I look up from my reading only to find that all is a blur. I can't see the clock.
We designed a series of experiments to test the legibility of television captions when people are challenged by small amounts of optical blur, moderate increases or decreases in captioning speed, or the late acquisition of English.
Google Street View is known to blur out faces or number plates to protect privacy but the tech giant took privacy to a whole new level when it obscured the face of a cow in Cambridge in the United Kingdom.
19 -- In this blog post I'm going to start exploring the topic of blur filters.
Instant gratification has its downside but for L'OrAaAaAeA@al's newest product, instant can be goo The new Magic Blur by L'OrAaAaAeA@al Paris Revitalift promises to immediate blur the signs of skin aging, and also reduce them in the long run.
Thicke may blur the lines, but he certainly knows what he's doing.
AN exhibition celebrating the careers of Britpop legends Blur is to go on show here next month.
24 ( ANI ): English rock bands Blur and Oasis left behind their enmity to perform together at Teenage Cancer Trust charity gig in Royal Albert Hall, London, on Friday.