Blunt synonyms Category: Part of speech: Brief or terse, especially to the point of being rude. Having a rough, surly, and harsh demeanor and nature.
Not given thought; ill-considered; rash
Direct and without evasion; straightforward:
Sharp; incisive; to the point, as an epigram
Lacking or exhibiting a lack of tact; bluntly inconsiderate or indiscreet.
Emotionally hardened; unfeeling:
(Botany) Having a dull or blunt and soft point.
Slow to understand or perceive; dull or insensitive
To make alterations to (land) to make it less polluted or more hospitable to wildlife.
To deaden the mind, will, or feelings of
Not tactful or diplomatic.
Ill-mannered, discourteous, or insulting:
Round means a circular shape.
Having or showing a rough and blunt but not unkind manner: Honest, especially in an manner that seems slightly blunt; candid; not reserved or disguised.
Effected by action of the voters, rather than through elected representatives or delegates:
Speaking or spoken plainly or frankly
Spoken without reserve; candid.
So curt or abrupt as to be discourteous
Not polite; discourteous.
Characterized by violent motion; turbulent:
Containing a large amount of shortening; flaky:
Abrupt is when someone is short or curt in their manner or actions.
Indifferent or inattentive:
That never had life; inanimate
The definition of monotonous is having little or no variety.
The definition of stolid is a person who is unexcitable and not prone to showing lots of emotion or sensitivity. Lacking in intelligence or exhibiting the quality of having been done by someone lacking in intelligence.
Not pleasant or acceptable; unattractive. The characteristic of being blunt.
brusquerie The act or situation of being brusque; an abrupt or blunt quality.
Dullness of mind; mental lethargy.
(Intransitive) to become bald
To deaden, depress, reduce, or lessen
To treat (a wall, floor, or ceiling) so as to keep sounds from going through; make soundproof Simple past tense and past participle of depress
In a flat manner; flatly (in various senses)
A broad, level expanse, such as an area of the sea floor or a lunar mare.
(Obsolete or rare) Point blank Simple past tense and past participle of round.
To cause (someone) to be unable to think clearly or be sensitive to the surroundings; daze: (Intransitive) To become weaker.
Delicately skillful or clever; deft or ingenious
Possessing or exhibiting tact; considerate and discreet:
Short in time, duration, length, or extent. Pertaining to or having a crust, as, for example, in the case of bread.
Using only a few words; laconic
To take away the sensitivity of; make less sensitive
Lacking concealing elements.
Bare, desolate, or unadorned:
Candid in expression; outspoken.
Frank; straightforward; blunt.
To make active, vivacious, interesting, or cheerful; liven up or brighten
Alternative spelling of straight from the shoulder. Synonym Study
suggests bad temper and roughness of speech and manner, connoting, in addition, a harshness or throatiness in utterance a gruff sergeant See also syn. study at dull.
suggests a terseness of expression that implies a lack of tact or courtesy a curt dismissal
implies apparent rudeness, as evidenced by abruptness of speech or behavior a brusque rejection
suggests a coarse heartiness of manner and a good nature that causes the candor to seem inoffensive a bluff old gardener
implies a candor and tactlessness that show little regard for another's feelings "You're a fool," was his blunt reply
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