What is the opposite of sharp?

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Opposite for able to pierce or cut with relative ease
“He sighed and rested the blunt end of his broadsword against his shoulder, gazing sightlessly around the battlefield.”
Opposite for having or showing quickness of mind
“He was too slow to realize that it was his own carelessness that led to his dismissal.”
Opposite for exploitative, usually in an unscrupulous manner
“Regularly letting the public know that what we're doing is above-board and honest will help our profession in the long run.”
Opposite for having or producing a sudden and intense piercing sensation
“I endured a dull pain in my head for the rest of the day.”
Opposite for of having extreme clarity or definition
“Honestly, if the details are that blurry, it is probably time to buy a new television.”
Opposite for denotes a well-dressed person, typically but not necessarily a male
“I looked in the mirror and saw this crumpled old face peering back at me, disheveled, none too clean, and in desperate need of a shave.”
Opposite for denotes the use of derogatory or derisory language intended to hurt or insult others
“The young woman was crying so deeply that no kind words or gentle touches would heal the pain.”
Opposite for refers to an intense or acrid flavor
“Many relish its sweet taste, but it is by and large an acquired one.”
Opposite for refers to an intense or acrid flavor
“When you try to make a light chowder, you end up sacrificing flavor and heartiness, and the soup becomes bland.”
Opposite for denotes an intense coldness that can feel like it is penetrating the body
“All he wants is someplace warm, where palm trees blow in balmy breezes along a gentle, rolling surf.”
Opposite for diminishing to a point or edge
“All the kids on my block played stoop ball at my house because we had smooth rounded edges on our stairs.”
Opposite for having the ability to perceive, comprehend and respond in a speedy manner
“It was strange that he should be so imperceptive of her charms.”
Opposite for denotes a sudden or dramatic change in direction
“So the ideal line involves starting your turn early, swinging wide, and making a round, smooth, gradual turn.”
Opposite for a loud piercing sound
“Yet for her it was only a dull sound, ringing in the back of her mind like some long-forgotten memory.”
Opposite for a psychological feeling of intuition
“He had a mild inkling that she was attracted to him.”
Opposite for denotes speediness
“She spoke to the horse, who moved on at an irritatingly slow pace.”
Opposite for exactly or as stated without any margin for error
“You can get there approximately twenty minutes before the show to set yourselves up.”
Opposite for in a sudden or unexpected manner
“We watched the ship fade gradually from view as it sailed away.”
(slang, dated) Opposite for a highly skilled person in a particular skill or knowledge
“He chose not to turn professional after the Olympics, and instead competed for four more years as an amateur.”
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