Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Blunt"

The meaning of "Blunt" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa blunt?
A: It can mean to say something very directly, or another meaning is a marijuana blunt, which is thick like a cigar (as opposed to a joint, which is thin like a cigarette).

"Let me be blunt... you're ugly."
"Hey man, pass me that blunt."
Q: O que significa blunt?
A: It can be used to mean “Frank”

For example, “If I’m being blunt, I think that dress looks ugly on you”

It also literally means “not sharp “

Example: “A blunt knife “
Q: O que significa a blunt?
A: Well it means that a knife or pencil is not sharp. It also can describe a person saying they are not trying to be honest. Maybe being very boring
Q: O que significa blunt?
A: It's depends on the sentence.
One meaning of it is to be straightforward and the other meaning refers to weed
Q: O que significa I'm blunt ?
A: Blunt means to get straight to the point or topic. There is no trying to avoid privacy or feelings when speaking.

Example sentences using "Blunt"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com blunt.
A: The knife became blunt through overuse and needed to be sharpened
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com blunt.
A: A hammer is a blunt object. (describing the hammer as a flat rather than sharp object)

She has a blunt personality. (describing a person who is straightforward and maybe rude)

This is not a blunt. (referring to the drug marijuana when in rolled form)
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com blunt.
A: It's kind of a lesser version of rude? I wouldn't say it's like 'expressionless'. If 'you look horrible in that dress' is rude, 'you don't look good in that dress' is blunt. Honest at the cost of politeness is the best way I can think of to describe it.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com blunt.
A: you're very blunt.
the pencil is blunt. Why don't you sharpen it?

Synonyms of "Blunt" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre blunt e straightforward ?
A: Being blunt means that you tell someone bad news that's hard to hear (like a death in the family) in an uncaring, cold manner.
Being straightforward means that you tell someone bad news in a uncomplicated manner. It's done respectfully and takes into account, the listeners needs and concerns.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre blunt e abrupt ?
A: this is highly dependent on context. When describing someone's manner or character then 'blunt' means that a person speaks their mind and does so without being vague (i.e. a rather direct person). An abrupt person is one who provides rather short (and often direct) replies to questions.

"Joe is a blunt person who doesn't hesitate to tell things like they are"

"Sarah can be rather abrupt if you ask her about her job at the bank"
Q: Qual é a diferença entre blunt e outspoken ?
A: outspoken - expressing ones ideas freely. talking about your beliefs even if majority disagrees. also speaking out for less fortunate. for example vegans are known to be outspoken.

blunt - not sugar-coating statements. saying things as they are without adding extra words to 'soften' it. for example saying 'your work is bad' is blunt. most people would say something in the lines of 'this could do with some improvement' so it doesn't sound as harsh.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre blunt e upfront ?
A: They are very similar, and can often be used interchangeably. But there are a few small differences.

To be blunt about something -
is to be abrupt,
to say something without hesitation,
it usually implies that what you are going to say is negative (but not always, it is just commonly used that way).
Example - To be blunt, I don't like your dress.

To be upfront about something -
is to be truthful
to be straightforwards
Example - I am going to be upfront with you, it is hard to learn a new language.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre blunt e obtuse ?
A: Obtuse = not sharp (in the sense of not intelligent)
Bill is kind of obtuse. I've asked him the question three times and he still hasn't given me a good answer.

Blunt = not sharp (in the sense of not pointy)
The pencil was blunt so John went to sharpen it.

Translations of "Blunt"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? blunt
A: 블런ㅌ
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? blunt
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? blunt
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? blunt

Other questions about "Blunt"

Q: He's so blunt, he doesn't know what she wants. soa natural?
A: × He's so blunt, he doesn't know what she wants.
✓ He's so stupid/ slow to catch on/ thick headed he doesn't know what she wants.

I think you were thinking of にぶい
If so, blunt doesn’t work in this case.
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar blunt.
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