Synonyms of blur in English:

blur


See definition of blur

verb

1‘if the ray focus does not fall exactly on the film, the image will be blurred’

SYNONYMS

make indistinct, make vague, unfocus, soften

obscure, dim, fade, make hazy, fog, cloud, cloud over

literary bedim, befog, becloud

archaic blear

ANTONYMS

sharpen, focus

2‘such ‘advertorials’ blur the distinction between editorial content and advertising’

SYNONYMS

make vague, make unclear, make less distinct

obscure, muddy, muddle, mix up, confuse, obfuscate, cloud, befog, garble, lessen, weaken

muddy the waters

3‘memories of the picnic had blurred’

SYNONYMS

become dim, become less sharp, dull, numb, deaden, lessen, decrease, diminish, reduce, mute, tone down

ANTONYMS

sharpen


noun

1‘a blur on the horizon slowly began to take shape’

SYNONYMS

indistinct shape, hazy shape, vague shape, something hazy, something indistinct, something vague, haze, cloud, mist, smear, smudge

haziness, indistinctness, fogginess, murkiness, cloudiness