Definitions for bluntly
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bluffly, bluntly, brusquely, flat out, roundly(adverb)
in a blunt direct manner
"he spoke bluntly"; "he stated his opinion flat-out"; "he was criticized roundly"
In a blunt manner; without delicacy, or the usual forms of civility.
in a blunt manner; coarsely; plainly; abruptly; without delicacy, or the usual forms of civility
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
To put it bluntly, the last century of fire policies have left our forests explosive.
Let me tell you quite bluntly that this king business has given me personally nothing but headaches.
Bluntly, China's county-level towns are built like European ones, but its villages are like African ones.
He’s got an uphill climb to be competitive in this race, just to put it bluntly, he’s an unknown running as a Republican in that district.
Euphemisms are not, as many young people think, useless verbiage for that which can and should be said bluntly; they are like secret agents on a delicate mission, they must airily pass by a stinking mess with barely so much as a nod of the head, make their point of constructive criticism and continue on in calm forbearance. Euphemisms are unpleasant truths wearing diplomatic cologne.
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