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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Close enough to go straight to the target; Characterized by directness in manner or speech adv. - In a direct and unequivocal manner.

Usage examples (31)
  • point-blank range
  • I asked him point-blank whether he wanted the job
  • He then shot them one by one from point-blank range.
  • I fired point-blank, and down he went as if felled by lightning. for more
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