blinkers

(redirected from blinker)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to blinker: blinker light

blinkers

1. rigid pieces of leather fitted to a head harness at a point where they will obstruct the horse's lateral vision.
2. a more sophisticated piece of harness worn by expensive horses consisting of a canvas head-covering with holes for the ears to protrude and two apertures for the eyes. These have saucer-shaped flaps which prevent the horse from seeing sideways. Called also winkers.
References in periodicals archive ?
Many of the Parekhead fans didn't see Blinker as the man to fill the Italian's multi-coloured boots.
They didn't and I was pleased with the performance, especially with Regi Blinker, who was the man of the match.
Gould 7; Boyd 7, Mahe 7, MCNAMARA 9, Rieper 6 (Annoni 8), Stubbs 7, Larsson 7, Burley 8, Wieghorst 6, Lambert 7, Blinker 5 (Brattbakk 7).
Whether or not Blinker plays against Hibs, he believes that Celtic will have to ditch the silky soccer that so often succeeds at Parkhead to dig out a result in Edinburgh.
But we weren't helped by what I thought was inconsistent refereeing - although I think Blinker deserved to be ordered off.
That is an achievement in itself as Blinker would have had reason to feel tongue-tied in the presence of the former England and Liverpool player whom he admired so much as a boy.
Gould 6; Boyd 7, Mahe 5, McNamara 7, Reiper 7, Stubbs 6, Larsson 7, BURLEY 9, Donnelly 6, Wieghorst 5, Blinker 6.
Larsson was heavily involved again, selflessly turning a Tosh McKinlay cross back for the in-rushing Blinker to fire a 15-yard shot past Rousset into the back of the net.
But Blinker continued to shine in the second half and danced around Alan McManus before sending a fierce left-foot shot just wide.
Blinker joined Celtic last August as part of the deal which took fans' favourite Paulo Di Canio to Sheffield Wednesday.
Their ban on Blinker has the effect of punishing Wednesday, who on FIFA's own admission are a totally innocent party.
The exotic dreadlocks of Dutch star Regi Blinker swirl around the top of the Premiership table.