Definisi 'blunt'
English to English
adjective
1 Having a thick edge or point, as an instrument; dull; not sharp.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
2 having a broad or rounded end
Example:
• thick marks made by a blunt pencil
source: wordnet30
3 used of a knife or other blade; not sharp
Example:
• a blunt instrument
source: wordnet30
4 characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion
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
Example:
• the blunt truth
• the crude facts
• facing the stark reality of the deadline
source: wordnet30
noun
6 A fencer's foil.
source: webster1913
verb
7 make less intense
Example:
• blunted emotions
source: wordnet30
8 make numb or insensitive
Example:
• The shock numbed her senses
source: wordnet30
9 make dull or blunt
Example:
• Too much cutting dulls the knife's edge
source: wordnet30
10 make less sharp
Example:
• blunt the knives
source: wordnet30
11 make less lively, intense, or vigorous; impair in vigor, force, activity, or sensation
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.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
sharpen, animate, enliven, invigorate, liven, constipation, deadening, impairment, stultification, absoluteness, alter, change, modify, obtund, petrify, break, damp, dampen, unconditional, unconditioned, direct, dull, pointless,

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