blunt

  • 1 Blunt — steht für: eine mit Marihuana gefüllte Zigarre, siehe Blunt (Zigarre) eine stumpfe (abgesägte) Pfeilspitze für die Vogeljagd, siehe Pfeil (Geschoss)#Pfeilspitzen einen Ort im US Bundesstaat Kalifornien, siehe Blunt (Kalifornien) einen Ort im US… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 2 Blunt — (bl[u^]nt), a. [Cf. Prov. G. bludde a dull or blunt knife, Dan. blunde to sleep, Sw. & Icel. blunda; or perh. akin to E. blind.] 1. Having a thick edge or point, as an instrument; dull; not sharp. [1913 Webster] The murderous knife was dull and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 BLUNT (A.) — Anthony BLUNT 1907 1983 L’historien de l’art Anthony Blunt est décédé à Londres le 26 mars 1983. Renommé parmi ses pairs, universitaires et conservateurs, ce grand savant devint la proie d’un scandale retentissant lorsque, le 15 novembre 1979, à… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 4 blunt´ly — blunt «bluhnt», adjective, verb. –adj. 1. without a sharp edge or point: »He sharpened the blunt knife. SYNONYM(S): See syn. under dull. (Cf. ↑dull) 2. Figurative. saying what one thinks very frankly, without trying to be tactful; outspoken; …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 5 blunt — blunt; blunt·head; blunt·ie; blunt·ly; blunt·ness; …

    English syllables

  • 6 Blunt — Blunt, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blunted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blunting}.] 1. To dull the edge or point of, by making it thicker; to make blunt. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To repress or weaken, as any appetite, desire, or power of the mind; to impair the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 blunt — [blunt] adj. [ME < ?] 1. slow to perceive, feel, or understand; dull 2. having a dull edge or point; not sharp 3. plain spoken and abrupt vt. 1. to make (an edge or point) dull 2. to make dull or insensitive …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Blunt —   [blʌnt],    1) Anthony Frederick, britischer Kunsthistoriker, * Bournemouth 26. 9. 1907, ✝ London 26. 3. 1983; Professor an der Londoner Universität und Direktor des Courtauld Institute ebenda (1947 74), später außerdem Professor in Oxford und… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 Blunt — Blunt, SD U.S. city in South Dakota Population (2000): 370 Housing Units (2000): 178 Land area (2000): 0.491587 sq. miles (1.273204 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.491587 sq. miles (1.273204 sq …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 10 Blunt, SD — U.S. city in South Dakota Population (2000): 370 Housing Units (2000): 178 Land area (2000): 0.491587 sq. miles (1.273204 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.491587 sq. miles (1.273204 sq. km) FIPS …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 11 blunt — [adj1] not sharp dull, dulled, edgeless, insensitive, obtuse, pointless, round, rounded, unsharpened; concepts 485,486 Ant. needled, pointed, sharp blunt [adj2] straightforward abrupt, bluff, brief, brusque, candid, crusty, curt, discourteous,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 12 Blunt — Blunt, n. 1. A fencer s foil. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. A short needle with a strong point. See {Needle}. [1913 Webster] 3. Money. [Cant] Beaconsfield. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 blunt — ► ADJECTIVE 1) lacking a sharp edge or point. 2) having a flat or rounded end. 3) uncompromisingly forthright in manner. ► VERB 1) make or become blunt. 2) weaken or reduce the force of. DERIVATIVES …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 blunt — index allay, alleviate, assuage, candid, clear (apparent), decrease, deter, direct ( …

    Law dictionary

  • 15 blunt — (blunt) having a thick or dull edge or point; not sharp …

    Medical dictionary

  • 16 Blunt — Blunt, Anthony (1907 1983) a British man who was an art ↑historian and director of the Courtauld Institute of Art. In 1979 it was found out that he was a ↑spy for the Soviet Union when he was a student and during World War II, when he worked in… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 blunt — 1 *dull, obtuse Antonyms: keen, sharp Contrasted words: acute (see SHARP): penetrating, piercing, probing (see ENTER) 2 brusque, curt, *bluff, gruff, crusty Analogous words: plain, candid, *frank …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 18 Blunt — NOTOC Blunt can refer to several things: People Blunt (or Blount) is a common surname of English derivation, meaning blonde, fair (Old French blund ), or dull (Middle English blunt, blont ) * Lady Anne Blunt (1837 1917), English horsebreeder;… …

    Wikipedia

  • 19 blunt — 01. The victim was hit over the head with a [blunt] instrument of some kind. 02. The hunter clubbed the dying animal over the head with the [blunt] end of his spear. 03. My boss was very [blunt] in saying that he didn t think I was doing a very… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 20 Blunt — Cet article possède un paronyme, voir : Blount. Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Blunt peut faire référence à  …

    Wikipédia en Français


We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.