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Adjective
Lacking sharpness of edge or point
“The best you can do is to remove most of the substance from the carpet using a blunt knife.”
Adjective
Being or characterized by direct, brief, and potentially rude speech or manner
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“It's a simple, blunt question for a person who felt like a changeling in someone else's family.”
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Having a flat or rounded end
“It is thickset, with a large mouth, thick white lips and a large blunt head, hence the nickname Loggerhead.”
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Not diplomatic or tactful
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Impolite or bad-mannered
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Expressing opinions or feelings freely or loudly
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Not flattering
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Aggressively vigorous or forceful
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Vigorously keen or severe in expression or style
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Marked by or uttered with forcefulness
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Nothing more than
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With directness or without compromise
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Having or showing a tendency to be easily annoyed or angered
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Not restrained or restricted
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Done or happening without careful consideration
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Verb
To reduce or weaken in strength or feeling
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“France acquired its own nuclear weapons and could assume that NATO would blunt an attack from the east even after US forces and bases had been removed from its territory.”
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Make or become less sharp
“My next strategy has been to remain unshockable, to blunt whatever little swords my precious boy manages to pick up.”
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To have a diminishing effect on
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Make or become more severe and less sympathetic
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Astonish and shock
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Noun
A cannabis cigarette
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