Blunt meaning

blŭnt
(UK, slang, archaic, uncountable) Money.
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Slow to perceive, feel, or understand; dull.
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Blunt is defined as a slang word for a marijuana cigarette wrapped in a hollowed out cigar.

An example of blunt is the method many marijuana smokers use to smoke marijuana in the hip hop community.

noun
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Abrupt in address; plain; unceremonious; wanting the forms of civility; rough in manners or speech.

The blunt admission that he had never liked my company.

adjective
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Plain-spoken and abrupt.
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Having a thick edge or point, as an instrument; not sharp.
adjective
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The definition of blunt is someone who speaks in a direct, often rude way or something with a dull edge or point.

An example of blunt is a man telling his wife she looks fat in the dress she's wearing.

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(figuratively) To repress or weaken, as any appetite, desire, or power of the mind; to impair the force, keenness, or susceptibility, of; as, to blunt the feelings.
verb
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A marijuana cigarette, specif. one made by putting marijuana into the wrapper of a hollowed-out cigar.
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Slow or deficient in feeling: insensitive.
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A short needle with a strong point.
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Blunt means to make something less effective or dull.

An example of blunt is sanding the point from a wooden stake.

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Having a dull edge or point; not sharp.
adjective
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To make dull or insensitive.
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Having a dull edge or end; not sharp.
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To dull the edge of (a knife, for example).
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Slow to perceive, understand, or feel; dull or insensitive.
adjective
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To make (an edge or point) dull.
verb
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To make less effective.
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To develop a dull edge or point.
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Dull in understanding; slow of discernment; opposed to acute.
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A fencer's practice foil with a soft tip.
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(smoking) A marijuana cigar.
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A playboating move resembling a cartwheel performed on a wave.
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To dull the edge or point of, by making it thicker; to make blunt.
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A cigar whose interior has been hollowed out and filled with marijuana.
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A marijuana cigarette that has been rolled in a cigar's tobacco leaf wrapper instead of rolling paper.
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To make less effective; weaken.

Blunting the criticism with a smile.

verb
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To become blunt.

When the scraper blade blunts, you will have to replace it.

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Hard to impress or penetrate.
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Origin of blunt

  • Middle English N., short for Phillies Blunt a trademark for cigars of a type often used to make blunts

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Possibly from Old Norse blundra.

    From Wiktionary