blunt - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate blunt

blunt is hyphenated as blunt

How to pronounce blunt

blunt is pronounced blənt

Number of syllables in blunt

The number of syllables in blunt is 1

What part of speech in blunt?

blunt can be a transitive verb or an adjective

How common in the word blunt?

blunt is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does blunt convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'blunt'

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Common collocations before 'blunt'

being, even, face, hand, heavy, like, man, multiple, piece, short, think, time, very, will, word

Words with similar spelling to blunt

blent, bluet, blurt, brunt, bunt, lunt

Synonyms of 'blunt'

abate, abrupt, aggressive, allay, alleviate, anesthetize, Arctic, artless, assuage, attemper, attenuate, autistic, bate, bearish, beastly, benumb, besot, bluff, blur, brash, brass, bread, brief, broad, brusque, cabbage, candid, catatonic, cavalier, chasten, childlike, chill, chilly, chloroform, churlish, cold, cold-blooded, confiding, constrain, control, cool, cramp, cripple, crusty, Curt, damp, dampen, de-emphasize, deaden, debilitate, deflect, desensitize, deter, devitalize, dim, dim-witted, diminish, direct, disable, disaffect, discourage, discourteous, disincline, disinterest, dispassionate, distract, divert, dope, dopey, downright, drug, dull, dullish, efface, enervate, enfeeble, etherize, eviscerate, exhaust, explicit, extenuate, fat-witted, forthright, frank, free, free-spoken, freeze, free hand, frigid, frosted, frosty, frozen, genuine, gruel, gruff, guileless, harsh, heart-to-heart, heartless, heavy, hebetate, icy, immovable, impassible, impassive, impolite, inconsiderate, indelicate, indispose, ingenuous, innocent, insensitive, insusceptible, jack, kayo, lay, lay out, lessen, lighten, mitigate, moderate, modulate, mollify, Mull, naive, narcotize, numb, objective, obscure, obtund, obtuse, open, outspoken, palliate, palsy, paralyze, passionless, plain, plain-spoken, play down, pointless, put off, quench, rattle, reduce, repel, repress, restrain, rough, round, rounded, rude, sap, self-absorbed, severe, shake, sharp, Short, simple, sincere, single-hearted, single-minded, slacken, slow, slow-witted, sluggish, smother, snippety, snippy, sober, soften, soothe, soulless, spiritless, stifle, straight, straight-out, straightforward, stun, stupefy, subdue, suppress, surly, tame, temper, thick-witted, thoughtless, tone down, transparent, truculent, trustful, trusting, turn, turn away, unbrace, unceremonious, unchecked, uncivil, uncomplicated, uncompromising, unconstrained, undermine, underplay, undiplomatic, unemotional, unequivocal, unfeeling, unguarded, unimpassioned, unloving, unman, unnerve, unpointed, unreserved, unresponsive, unrestrained, unsharp, unsophisticated, unstring, unsusceptible, unsuspicious, untouchable, unwary, weaken, wooden, worn

Common Verb Collocations of blunt

be, can, cause, decide, do, end, expose, follow, free, frizzle, go, have, hit, know, make, may, meet, might, penetrate, round, say, separate, strike, taper, think, will, use, Let, 'll, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of blunt

and, but, either, nor, or

Lists containing blunt

Words with similar spelling to blent
Words with similar spelling to Bluet
Words with similar spelling to blurt
Words with similar spelling to brunt
Words with similar spelling to bunt
Words with similar spelling to Lunt
Synonyms of 'abate'
Synonyms of 'abrupt'
Synonyms of 'aggressive'
Synonyms of 'allay'
Synonyms of 'alleviate'
Synonyms of 'anesthetize'
Synonyms of 'arctic'
Synonyms of 'artless'
Synonyms of 'assuage'
Synonyms of 'attenuate'
Synonyms of 'autistic'
Synonyms of 'barefaced'
Synonyms of 'bate'
Synonyms of 'bearish'
Synonyms of 'beastly'
Synonyms of 'benumb'
Synonyms of 'besot'
Synonyms of 'bluff'
Synonyms of 'boodle'
Synonyms of 'brash'
Synonyms of 'brass'
Synonyms of 'bread'
Synonyms of 'brief'
Synonyms of 'broad'
Synonyms of 'brusque'
Synonyms of 'buck'
Synonyms of 'cabbage'
Synonyms of 'candid'
Synonyms of 'catatonic'
Synonyms of 'cavalier'
Synonyms of 'chasten'
Synonyms of 'childlike'
Synonyms of 'chill'
Synonyms of 'chilly'
Synonyms of 'chloroform'
Synonyms of 'churlish'
Synonyms of 'cold'
Synonyms of 'confiding'
Synonyms of 'constrain'
Synonyms of 'control'
Synonyms of 'cool'
Synonyms of 'crabbed'
Synonyms of 'cramp'
Synonyms of 'cripple'
Synonyms of 'crude'
Synonyms of 'crusty'
Synonyms of 'damp'
Synonyms of 'dampen'
Synonyms of 'deaden'
Synonyms of 'debilitate'
Synonyms of 'deflect'
Synonyms of 'desensitize'
Synonyms of 'deter'
Synonyms of 'devitalize'
Synonyms of 'dim'
Synonyms of 'diminish'
Synonyms of 'direct'
Synonyms of 'disable'
Synonyms of 'disagreeable'
Synonyms of 'discourage'
Synonyms of 'disincline'
Synonyms of 'disinterest'
Synonyms of 'dispassionate'
Synonyms of 'distract'
Synonyms of 'divert'
Synonyms of 'dope'
Synonyms of 'dopey'
Synonyms of 'dough'
Synonyms of 'downright'
Synonyms of 'drug'
Synonyms of 'dull'
Synonyms of 'enervate'
Synonyms of 'enfeeble'
Synonyms of 'etherize'
Synonyms of 'eviscerate'
Synonyms of 'exhaust'
Synonyms of 'explicit'
Synonyms of 'extenuate'
Synonyms of 'fleeting'
Synonyms of 'forthright'
Common Adjective Collocations of ax
Common Adjective Collocations of accusingly
Common Adjective Collocations of apex
Common Adjective Collocations of butts
Common Adjective Collocations of coolly
Common Adjective Collocations of cone
Common Adjective Collocations of dulled
Common Adjective Collocations of forefinger
Common Adjective Collocations of fingered
Common Adjective Collocations of fingertip
Common Verb Collocations of hangman
Common Adjective Collocations of hook
Common Adjective Collocations of hatchet
Common Adjective Collocations of homely
Common Adjective Collocations of hypodermic
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Common Adjective Collocations of islanders
Common Verb Collocations of keenness
Common Adjective Collocations of knife
Common Adjective Collocations of lizard
Common Adjective Collocations of leopard
Common Adjective Collocations of leaded
Common Adjective Collocations of lancet
Common Adjective Collocations of muzzles
Common Adjective Collocations of nosed
Common Verb Collocations of obscured
Common Adjective Collocations of overloaded
Common Adjective Collocations of outspoken
Common Verb Collocations of penetrating
Common Adjective Collocations of penetrating
Common Verb Collocations of rusted
Common Adjective Collocations of rounded
Common Adjective Collocations of razor
Common Adjective Collocations of rejoined
Common Adjective Collocations of rusted
Common Verb Collocations of trauma
Common Verb Collocations of tangles
Common Adjective Collocations of trauma
Common Adjective Collocations of tapered
Common Adjective Collocations of talkative
Common Adjective Collocations of unmitigated
Common Adjective Collocations of uncounted
Common Adjective Collocations of unpromising