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Bluntly Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    bluntly adv : in a blunt direct manner; "he spoke bluntly"; "he stated his opinion flat-out"; "he was criticized roundly" [syn: bluffly, brusquely, flat out, roundly]
Bluntly Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Bluntly \Blunt"ly\, adv. In a blunt manner; coarsely; plainly; abruptly; without delicacy, or the usual forms of civility. Sometimes after bluntly giving his opinions, he would quietly lay himself asleep until the end of their deliberations. --Jeffrey.
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    * Let me tell you quite bluntly that this king business has given me personally nothing but headaches. - Mohammed Reza Pahlavi


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    • For stating mind too bluntly, top foreclosure attorney faces professional reprimand
      If you're thinking bad thoughts about a judge, it's best not to put them in a motion the judge will read. Read more on this news related to 'Bluntly'
    • Snooping Is Unacceptable: India Bluntly Tells US
      India today bluntly told the US that surveillance of political leaders and others in India by the American intelligence was "unacceptable" to which the US responded by saying that any differences that may exist can be resolved by intelligence communities of the two countries. Read more on this news related to 'Bluntly'
    • Why politicians must lie and how selling ice-creams is like an election campaign
      Politicians must choose to either stand up for what they believe or maximise their vote. To put it bluntly: they either lie or they lose Few expect politicians to tell the truth and few are particularly surprised or affected when lies are exposed. Why is this the universal experience of politics in most developed democracies? It turns out the answer is related to Read more on this news related to 'Bluntly'

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