bluntness

Primary Meanings of bluntness

1.
n
without sharpness or clearness of edge or point
2.
n
the quality of being direct and outspoken
Full Definitions of bluntness
1

n without sharpness or clearness of edge or point

Synonyms:
dullness
Antonyms:
asperity, sharpness
harshness of manner
keenness, sharpness
thinness of edge or fineness of point
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Types:
obtuseness
the quality of lacking a sharp edge or point
Type of:
configuration, conformation, contour, form, shape
any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline)
2

n the quality of being direct and outspoken

“the bluntness of a Yorkshireman”
Type of:
inconsiderateness, inconsideration, thoughtlessness
the quality of failing to be considerate of others

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