Sentence Examples


  • Blunt, Secret History of the English Occupation of Egypt (2nd ed..
  • As soon as the male birds have begun their graceful antics, he shoots them, one after the other, with blunt arrows, for the purpose of stunning and bringing them to the ground without drawing blood, which would injure their plumage; and so eager are those birds in their courtship that almost all the males are thus brought down before the danger is perceived.
  • Nicholas was a blunt soldier incapable of comprehending his brother's sentimental sympathy with liberalism.
  • It reflected without exaggeration or literary veneer the faith of the German burgher, his blunt good sense and honesty of purpose.
  • Among them may be mentioned the aperea or restless cavy (C. porcellus or C. aperea) of Brazil; the Bolivian C. boliviensis, found at great elevations in the Andes; the Brazilian rock-cavy (C. rupestris), characterized by its short blunt claws; and the Peruvian C. cutleri.
 

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