baldly Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
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Meaning of “baldly” - Learner’s Dictionary

baldly

adverb
 
 
/ˈbɔːldli/
If you say something baldly, you say it in a very clear way that may upset the person you are speaking to: "I don't love you any more," he said baldly.Blunt and direct in speech and behaviourNot saying muchNot being friendly
Translations of “baldly”
in Chinese (Traditional) 直截了當地,說白了…
in Russian открыто, прямо…
in Turkish dosdoğru, çarpıtmadan, tüm çıplaklığıyla…
in Chinese (Simplified) 直截了当地,说白了…
in Polish bez ogródek…
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