Blunt - Crossword Clue

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DEADEN
EDGELESS
OBTUSE
SNUB
STARK
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DEADEN
  1. convert (metallic mercury) into a grey powder consisting of minute globules, as by shaking with chalk or fatty oil
  2. make less lively, intense, or vigorous; impair in vigor, force, activity, or sensation; "Terror blunted her feelings"; "deaden a sound"
  3. become lifeless, less lively, intense, or active; lose life, force, or vigor
  4. make vague or obscure or make (an image) less visible; "muffle the message"
  5. lessen the momentum or velocity of; "deaden a ship's headway"
  6. make vapid or deprive of spirit; "deadened wine"
  7. cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients; "girdle the plant"
EDGELESS
  1. lacking a cutting edge
OBTUSE
  1. slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity; "so dense he never understands anything I say to him"; "never met anyone quite so dim"; "although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray; "dumb officials make some really dumb decisions"; "he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse"; "worked with the slow students"
  2. lacking in insight or discernment; "too obtuse to grasp the implications of his behavior"; "a purblind oligarchy that flatly refused to see that history was condemning it to the dustbin"- Jasper Griffin
  3. of an angle; between 90 and 180 degrees
  4. (of a leaf shape) rounded at the apex
SNUB
  1. reject outright and bluntly; "She snubbed his proposal"
  2. refuse to acknowledge; "She cut him dead at the meeting"
  3. a refusal to recognize someone you know; "the snub was clearly intentional"
  4. an instance of driving away or warding off
  5. unusually short; "a snub nose"
STARK
  1. devoid of any qualifications or disguise or adornment; "the blunt truth"; "the crude facts"; "facing the stark reality of the deadline"
  2. providing no shelter or sustenance; "bare rocky hills"; "barren lands"; "the bleak treeless regions of the high Andes"; "the desolate surface of the moon"; "a stark landscape"
  3. without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers;
  4. completely; "stark mad"; "mouth stark open"
  5. complete or extreme; "stark poverty"; "a stark contrast"
  6. severely simple;
Clue Database Last Updated: 15/11/2018 9:00am

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