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blunt

/blˈʌnt/

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meanings

adjective:

  1. Slow or deficient in feeling: insensitive.
  2. Having a thick edge or point; not sharp.
  3. Dull in understanding; slow of discernment; opposed to acute.
  4. Hard to impress or penetrate.
  5. Abrupt in address; plain; unceremonious; wanting the forms of civility; rough in manners or speech.

noun:

  1. A playboating move resembling a cartwheel performed on a wave.
  2. Money.
  3. A fencer's practice foil with a soft tip.
  4. A marijuana cigar.
  5. A short needle with a strong point.

verb:

  1. To dull the edge or point of, by making it thicker; to make blunt.
  2. To repress or weaken; to impair the force, keenness, or susceptibility, of.

words with similar pronunciation

The similarity is measured in the number of changed sounds (added, deleted, or replaced) between two transcriptions.

bunt/bˈʌnt/, 1 change.
brunt/bɹˈʌnt/, 1 change.
flaunt/flɑːnt/, 2 changes.
burnt/bˈɝnt/, 2 changes.
blocked/blˈɑkt/, 2 changes.
blessed/blˈɛst/, 2 changes.
flint/flˈɪnt/, 2 changes.
blown/blˈoʊn/, 2 changes.
bun/bˈʌn/, 2 changes.
blowout/blˈoʊˌaʊt/, 2 changes.


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