Definisi 'blunt'

English to English
adjective
1 Having a thick edge or point, as an instrument; dull; not sharp. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

adjective satellite
2 having a broad or rounded end Terjemahkan
Example:
thick marks made by a blunt pencil
source: wordnet30

3 used of a knife or other blade; not sharp Terjemahkan
Example:
a blunt instrument
source: wordnet30

4 characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion Terjemahkan
Example:
blunt talking and straight shooting
a blunt New England farmer
I gave them my candid opinion
forthright criticism
a forthright approach to the problem
tell me what you think--and you may just as well be frank
it is possible to be outspoken without being rude
plainspoken and to the point
a point-blank accusation
source: wordnet30

5 devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment Terjemahkan
Example:
the blunt truth
the crude facts
facing the stark reality of the deadline
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noun
6 A fencer's foil. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
7 make less intense Terjemahkan
Example:
blunted emotions
source: wordnet30

8 make numb or insensitive Terjemahkan
Example:
The shock numbed her senses
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9 make dull or blunt Terjemahkan
Example:
Too much cutting dulls the knife's edge
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10 make less sharp Terjemahkan
Example:
blunt the knives
source: wordnet30

11 make less lively, intense, or vigorous; impair in vigor, force, activity, or sensation Terjemahkan
Example:
Terror blunted her feelings
deaden a sound
source: wordnet30

12 To dull the edge or point of, by making it thicker; to make blunt. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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