What does the word blear mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To dim; obscure; blur.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Dimmed; dull; bleared.

Usage examples for blear

  1. The man was blear- eyed, with a hare- lip, through which protruded two dreadful yellow teeth that resembled the tusks of a boar. – Roughing it in the Bush by Susanna Moodie