Definitions

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  • n. one who dazzles

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which dazzles; specifically, one who produces an effect by gaudy or meretricious display.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Just watch the pigskin dazzler (Is that the Stanford band???)

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  • The dazzler is a non-lethal weapon intended to cause temporary blindness or disorientation and therefore fall outside this protocol.

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  • A dazzler is a type of a directed-energy weapon employing intense visible light, usually generated by a laser laser dazzler.

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  • Another dazzler is a short dress and jacket completely paved in tiny sequins in a colorful flower design on a green background.

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  • This did indeed protect them, in much the same manner as a blind man is immune to 'dazzler' weapons.

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  • One "dazzler" is extracurricular activities like website building.

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  • And the SWORDS itself is being replaced by a new version named after the Roman god of war-the MAARS (Modular Advanced Armed Robotic System), which carries a more powerful machine gun, 40mm grenade launchers, and, for non-lethal settings, a green laser "dazzler," tear gas, and a loudspeaker, perfect for warning any insurgents that "Resistance is futile."

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  • The day had been a dazzler, hot against the skin with scratchy sunlight raking the thick July green.

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  • Jonathan Monro is a solid foil as Fingers for the brash Leo Ash Evens as Toes, the ladykiller and razzle-dazzler.

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  • See bobby-dazzler.

    December 7, 2010

  • But none with "bobby" :(

    December 7, 2010

  • See Wordnik examples for this word's pairing with "pistol" and "weapons".

    December 7, 2010