Examples from the Web for blinders
Up and down the plane I heard the slap of blinders yanked down over the windows while the rest of us eagerly took in the view.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind|Brin-Jonathan Butler|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I told Eric how Rick Robinson had peeled the blinders from my eyes.
Better to put on blinders, they say, and focus on home and family.
Thankfully Race quickly sets the record straight and takes the blinders off of all of us.
They are blinders that confine the eyes of mind to the road ahead.Human Nature and Conduct|John Dewey
Blinders are almost as bad as check-reins for horses and ponies.Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue and Their Shetland Pony|Laura Lee Hope
A city ordinance compels traffic policemen to wear smoked glasses, and car conductors and chauffeurs, blinders.The Californiacs|Inez Haynes Irwin
He was also regarded as stubborn when no reply at all was forthcoming, as in the tests with the blinders.Clever Hans|Oskar Pfungst
That inner vision, however, if it was anything at all was not in blinders, seeing only one section of the life of the world.Donovan Pasha And Some People Of Egypt, Complete|Gilbert Parker
British Dictionary definitions for blinders (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for blinders (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for blinders
1580s, agent noun from blind (v.). Especially of blinkers for horses from c.1800, often figurative. Related: Blinders.