What is the opposite of blunt?

Need antonyms for blunt? Here's a list of opposite words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adjective
Opposite of having an edge or point that is not sharp
Adjective
Opposite of rather rude, curt or abrupt in speech or manner
Adjective
Opposite of impolite or bad-mannered
“Michael was a very polite man who would often consider the feelings of others before making a decision.”
Adjective
Opposite of honest or frank in nature
“While her response was quite cut-and-dried, some fans are still speculating the star is hiding her love life as evidenced by her indirect response to who her crush was.”
Adjective
Opposite of honest and straightforward in speech or behavior
“The audience took very little away from Mike's dissembling interview.”
Adjective
Opposite of expressing opinions or feelings freely or loudly
Adjective
Opposite of open, honest, and direct in speech or writing, especially when dealing with unpalatable matters
Adjective
Opposite of plain or blunt
Adjective
Opposite of blunt and plain-spoken in one's manner of speaking or behavior
Adjective
Opposite of not flattering
Adjective
Opposite of rather rude, curt or abrupt in speech or manner
Adjective
(informal) Opposite of honest in a blunt manner
“Their well-wishes sound incredibly contrived and rehearsed.”
Adjective
Opposite of frank and blunt in nature
Adjective
Opposite of vigorously keen or severe in expression or style
Adjective
Opposite of having no point or sharp tip
“They looked massive and they had big horns on their heads that looked sharp and pointy.”
Adjective
Opposite of behaving, spoken or done in a determined and forceful way
Adjective
Opposite of forceful, with maximum effort
Adjective
Opposite of frank and realistic in the depiction of unpleasant situations
“The paintings of the Middle Ages were flat, misproportioned, lacking in depth and scale, lifeless, and unrealistic.”
Adjective
Opposite of plain, unembellished and straight to the point, often uncomfortably so
Verb
Opposite of to decrease in feeling or strength
more ❯
Verb
Opposite of make or become less sharp
Verb
Opposite of to relieve or alleviate (a demand, desire or feeling)
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder
Advertisement
Advertisement

See Also

Nearby Words
5-letter Words Starting With
Advertisement
Find Antonyms
go
Sponsored Content
Advertisement
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2020