Meaning of blind side
- the part of one's field of vision, as to the side and rear, where one is unable to see approaching objects.
- the side opposite that toward which a person is looking.
Pronunciation: (blīnd'sīd"), [key]
— -sid•ed, -sid•ing.
- to tackle, hit, or attack (an opponent) from the blind side: The quarterback was blindsided and had the ball knocked out of his hand.
- to attack critically where a person is vulnerable, uninformed, etc.: The president was blindsided by the press on the latest tax bill.
- blindside (Thesaurus)