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blinding

adjective
     
blind‧ing
1 [usually before noun] so bright or strong that you cannot see properly
blinding flash/light/glare etc
the desert with its strange twisted plants and its blinding light
blinding rain/snow/heat etc
I struggled back to the hut through blinding rain.
2

blinding headache

a very bad headache
3

blinding realization/clarity/revelation etc

a sudden realization, clear understanding, or new idea about something:
It was then that she realised, with blinding clarity, that she loved him.
Suddenly I had a blinding flash of inspiration.
4 British English spoken informal very good and enjoyable:
It's a blinding album.

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