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Blunt

1. Anthony. 1907--83, British art historian and Soviet spy
2. Wilfred Scawen. 1840--1922, British poet, traveller, and anti- imperialist
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He was a noisy, boisterous, reckless lad, whose good-natured eye contradicted the bluntness and bullying tenor of his speech.
You will pardon my bluntness, but our lives are all in jeopardy here, and when we get your father back something must be done to impress upon him the dangers to which he exposes you as well as himself by his absent-mindedness."
Their expression is generally grave, and even austere, and possesses much character: this may pass either for honest bluntness or fierce determination.
(Is the bluntness of moral feeling which could ask such a question as that, after what had just happened, to be pitied or condemned?
Considering that decades past already since these comments were made, it could be concluded that his bluntness did not break their relationship.
The sight worried Roach, Pacquiao's longtime cornerman, who is known for his bluntness.
Ward councillor Bernard he was "shocked" by the bluntness of the council's decision, which follows a four-week consultation with parents.
Since she burst on the political stage, New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has shown a bluntness that's been atypical of most members of Congress.
With expressive language and self-acknowledged "deliberate bluntness," Latour challenges conventional thought and opens a pathway to an alternative worldview.
His bluntness works a treat with the kids, whether he's talking nineyear-old cancer victim Lily through her chemo diary, or telling teenage epilepsy sufferer Louis to rest up in bed - "Well, there's not much else you can do is there?"
Ryan does establish a rapport with his half-brother's dad, Ross, who is tickled by the newcomer's bluntness. However, their budding friendship puts Charity in a very sticky spot...
But while he may not have hit it off with his long-lost mother, Ryan does establish a rapport with his half-brother's dad, Ross, who is tickled by the newcomer's bluntness. However, their budding friendship puts Charity in a very sticky situation...