Meaning of POINT-BLANK in English
COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES
a point-blank refusal (= immediate, direct, and without a reason )
This point-blank refusal to discuss the issue enraged him.
refuse point-blank (= directly and without explanation )
I refused point-blank to let him in.
EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES
I told Fred point-blank that he had made a mistake.
Rutledge shot him point-blank in the chest.
The men broke into the building at the dead of night, and shot their victims point-blank as they slept.
Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary. Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5. 2012