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as blind as a bat adj.
myope comme une taupe

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
myope comme une taupe
courir comme un dératé
Ex: when we were kids we used to ring at doors aimlessly and run like bats out of hell laughing like idiots.
(=very fast) conduire à tombeau ouvert
Taking drugs then driving a car like a bat out of hell.
(=animal) chauve-souris
1. (for baseball, cricket) batte 2. (for table tennis) raquette
[Sport] A cricket bat. A baseball bat. A table tennis bat.
1. store (fenêtre) 2. cachette ; affût 3. les aveugles (the ~)
'as blind as a bat' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
He's as blind as a bat.
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   (=unable to see)  
→ She's blind.        
blind in one eye      aveugle d'un œil, borgne  
→ She's blind in one eye.        
a blind person      un(e) aveugle  
to go blind      perdre la vue, devenir aveugle  
→ He went blind.        
to be blind to sth        (fig)   ne pas voir qch  
→ I realized how blind I was to his faults.        
→ All the time I was blind to your suffering.        
to turn a blind eye      fermer les yeux  
→ I can't turn a blind eye when someone is being robbed.        
to turn a blind eye to sth, to turn a blind eye on sth      fermer les yeux sur qch  
→ Teachers are turning a blind eye to pupils smoking at school.        
   [faith, panic, trust]   aveugle  
→ her blind faith in the wisdom of the Church        
→ They ran out in blind panic.        
     (for window)    store    m     
→ She slammed the window down and pulled the blind.        
   the blind      (=people)   les aveugles    mpl  , les non-voyants    mpl     
→ What do you think of the help that's given to the blind?        
→ We're collecting for the blind.        
→ an organisation that helps the blind        
      vt   aveugler  
→ The acid went on her face and blinded her.        
→ The strong sunlight blinded him.        
to blind sb to sth      empêcher qn de voir qch  
to blind sb to sb's faults      empêcher qn de voir les défauts de qn  
→ He never allowed his love of Australia to blind him to his countrymen's faults.        

blind alley  
      n   impasse    f     
→ This type of music is a blind alley.        
blind corner  
      n     (British)   virage    m   sans visibilité  
→ He tried to overtake on a blind corner and crashed into a lorry.        
blind date  
      n   (=occasion)   rendez-vous    m   arrangé   (avec quelqu'un qu'on ne connaît pas)     
inconnu (e)      m/f   (avec qui on a rendez-vous)  
blind spot  
      n     (in car, plane)    angle    m   mort  
to have a blind spot about sth        (fig)   ne rien comprendre à qch  
→ Ford always had a terrible blind spot about these things.        
blind trust  
      n     (FINANCE)   organisme indépendant de gestion d'actifs   organisme indépendant de gestion d'actifs  
→ His shares were placed in a blind trust when he became a government minister.        
colour-blind   ,   (British)   color-blind     (US)  
   [person]   daltonien (ne)     
→ Sixteen times as many men are colour-blind as women.        
[system, organization]  
sans discrimination raciale  
→ ... the introduction of more colour-blind anti-poverty programmes ...        
→ He said he wanted a color-blind government where everybody is treated the same.        
[study, experiment]  
en double aveugle  
→ In a double-blind trial, there were definite improvements.        
roller blind  
      n     (British)   store    m     
Venetian blind  
      n   store    m   vénitien
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
"as blind as a bat": examples and translations in context
And you are as blind as a bat. Et tu es myope comme une taupe.
She's as blind as a bat.! Elle est myope comme une taupe!
WONG FEl: Like the blind bat, you must fight what you cannot see. Comme la chauve-souris aveugle, tu dois combattre ce que tu ne vois pas.
I'd be a blind bat with those on my nose too! Avec ce truc sur le nez, je serais aussi aveugle.
Stop blabbering, you blind bat! Arrête tes conneries, l'aveugle !
Like the blind bat, you must fight what you cannot see. Comme la chauve-souris aveugle, tu vas combattre ce que tu ne peux pas voir.
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