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able to (do something) blindfolded

Very adept at doing something, with very little or no difficulty; able to complete or accomplish something in a relaxed, carefree, or effortless manner. It took me a little while to get used to this job, but now I'm able do it blindfolded! You should ask Johnny for help, he can do calculus blindfolded.
See also: able, blindfold

do (something) blindfolded

To do something with very little or no difficulty, due to knowing it so well; to complete or accomplish something in a relaxed, carefree, or effortless manner since one is so familiar with it. It took me a little while to get used to this job, but now I could do it blindfolded! You should ask Johnny for help. He could do this type of repair blindfolded.
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able to do something blindfolded

 and able to do something standing on one's head
Fig. able to do something very easily, possibly without even looking. (Able to can be replaced with can.) Bill boasted that he could pass his driver's test blindfolded.
See also: able, blindfold

do blindfolded

Also, do standing on one's head. Perform very easily, as in Dave said he could do the income tax return blindfolded, or An excellent carpenter, he could do just about anything standing on his head. For a synonymous hyperbolic expression, see with one arm tied.
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It has already resulted in injury, with some people crashing cars and running into walls, while another video has appeared online in the US appearing to show a man leading a toddler into a wall while blindfolded.
One posted Wednesday to Twitter shows a blindfolded man doing squats with heavily weighted barbells.
However, when blindfolded a significant difference was observed in females and the dominant hand was faster than non-dominant hand (Table 2 and 3).
Doing the abseil from a building of this size while blindfolded is a brave move."
The specially created circuit was first driven by the ex-F1 ace, who set the lap pace of 38.57 seconds before Dynamo attempted to beat the time - blindfolded and with parts of the track set on fire, and with Coulthard in the passenger seat.
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I am sure that you, like me, must often have wondered why people cannot walk in a straight line when blindfolded and set loose in a large, empty exhibition centre.
WARWICK and Leamington MP Chris White will be blindfolded when he takes a bus ride with a guide dog next month.
MILITARY staff will walk up Wales' highest peak completely blindfolded to raise awareness about Blind Veterans UK, the charity for blind ex-Service personnel this weekend.
A BLINDFOLDED football tournament in aid of PC David Rathband's Blue Lamp Foundation will have a special visit from Team GB paralympians.
To run blindfolded in honour of her dad, who lost his sight when he was shot by Raoul Moat, was a truly touching gesture.
In "The Defiant Ones/To The Gallows" (2011), for example, two blindfolded golf bags hug a central figure, also blindfolded.