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English definition of “blurt sth out”

blurt sth out

verb uk phrasal verb with blurt   /blɜːt/ us    /blɝːt/
to say something suddenly and without thinking, usually because you are excited or nervous: He blurted everything out about the baby, though we'd agreed to keep it a secret for a while. [+ speech] She suddenly blurted out, "I can't do it!" [+ that] Late one evening, Gianni blurted out that he loved her.
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