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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a frank direct manner.

Usage examples (34)
  • He spoke bluntly
  • Verb (used with object) : He blunted the knife by using it to cut linoleum. ,Wine first excites, then blunts the imagination
  • Schiller once taught them a lesson when he reminded the petty tyrants of the Press of his time of what he called bluntly:
  • Including one called bluntly enough "Let ` s Impeach the President." for more
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