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blunt

adjective /blant/
(of objects) having no point or sharp edge
desafilado, despuntado
a blunt knife.
(of people) (sometimes unpleasantly) straightforward or frank in speech
abrupto, brusco, directo
She was very blunt, and said that she did not like him.
bluntly adverb
abruptamente, bruscamente
He apologized for speaking to her rather bluntly earlier.
bluntness noun
brusquedad, rudeza
I was taken aback by the bluntness of her remarks.
(Definition of blunt from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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