Words Like BLUNT

We have put together a list of words that are similar to BLUNT.

31 Alternative Words Similar to blunt

1 Candid Adjective      Synonym Words Like Candid
2 Forthright Adjective      Synonym Words Like Forthright
3 Frank Adjective      Synonym Words Like Frank
4 Outspoken Adjective      Synonym Words Like Outspoken
5 Plainspoken Adjective      Synonym Words Like Plainspoken
6 Crude Adjective      Synonym Words Like Crude
7 Stark Adjective      Synonym Words Like Stark
8 Direct Adjective      Similar Words Like Direct
9 Dull Adjective      Similar Words Like Dull
10 Numb Verb      Synonym Words Like Numb
11 Benumb Verb      Synonym Words Like Benumb
12 Deaden Verb      Synonym Words Like Deaden
13 Alter Verb      Synonym Words Like Alter
14 Change Verb      Synonym Words Like Change
15 Desensitise Verb      Synonym Words Like Desensitise
16 Desensitize Verb      Synonym Words Like Desensitize
17 Modify Verb      Synonym Words Like Modify
18 Weaken Verb      Synonym Words Like Weaken
19 Enliven Verb      Antonym Words Like Enliven
20 Sharpen Verb      Antonym Words Like Sharpen
21 Stupid Adjective      Synonym Words Like Stupid
22 Plain Adjective      Synonym Words Like Plain
23 Blunted Verb-transitive      Form Words Like Blunted
24 Blunting Verb-transitive      Form Words Like Blunting
25 Money Noun      Synonym Words Like Money
26 Soften Verb      Hyponym Words Like Soften
27 Break Verb      Hyponym Words Like Break
28 Damp Verb      Hyponym Words Like Damp
29 Dampen Verb      Hyponym Words Like Dampen
30 Petrify Verb      Hyponym
31 Obtund Verb      Hyponym

10 examples of blunt

1 to blunt the feelings
2 a point-blank accusation
3 a blunt New England farmer
4 forthright criticism
5 tell me what you think--and you may just as well be frank
6 a forthright approach to the problem
7 it is possible to be outspoken without being rude
8 I gave them my candid opinion
9 plainspoken and to the point
10 the crude facts

10 definitions of blunt

1 Having a thick edge or point, as an instrument; dull; not sharp.
2 Dull in understanding; slow of discernment; stupid; -- opposed to acute.
3 Abrupt in address; plain; unceremonious; wanting the forms of civility; rough in manners or speech.
4 Hard to impress or penetrate.
5 To dull the edge or point of, by making it thicker; to make blunt.
6 To repress or weaken, as any appetite, desire, or power of the mind; to impair the force, keenness, or susceptibility, of.
7 A fencer's foil.
8 A short needle with a strong point. See Needle.
9 Money.
10 make numb or insensitive
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