Meaning of BLUNT in English

BLUNT

I. blunt adjective

1.

Synonyms: dull 6, obtuse

Related Word: unpointed, unsharp; insensitive

Contrasted words: acuminate, acute

Antonyms: keen, sharp

2.

Synonyms: bluff , abrupt, brief, brusque, crusty, curt, gruff, short, snippety, snippy

Contrasted words: politic, smooth, suave

Antonyms: subtle; tactful

II. blunt verb

1.

Synonyms: dull 3, disedge, obtund, turn

2.

Synonyms: deaden 1, benumb, desensitize, dull, mull, numb

3.

Synonyms: dull 5, hebetate, stupefy

4.

Synonyms: weaken 1, attenuate, cripple, debilitate, disable, enfeeble, sap, unbrace, undermine, unstrengthen

III. ||blunt noun

Synonyms: money , ||brass, ||bread, ||cabbage, ||chips, ||dibs, ||dinero, ||do-re-mi, ||jack, ||long green

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