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  • 1 blunt´ness — blunt «bluhnt», adjective, verb. –adj. 1. without a sharp edge or point: »He sharpened the blunt knife. SYNONYM(S): See syn. under dull. (Cf. ↑dull) 2. Figurative. saying what one thinks very frankly, without trying to be tactful; outspoken; …

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  • 2 blunt´ly — blunt «bluhnt», adjective, verb. –adj. 1. without a sharp edge or point: »He sharpened the blunt knife. SYNONYM(S): See syn. under dull. (Cf. ↑dull) 2. Figurative. saying what one thinks very frankly, without trying to be tactful; outspoken; …

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  • 3 blunt — [[t]blʌnt[/t]] adj. blunt•er, blunt•est, v. 1) having an obtuse, thick, or dull edge or point: a blunt pencil[/ex] 2) abrupt and direct in address or manner; frank 3) slow in perception or understanding; obtuse 4) to make blunt; dull 5) to weaken …

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  • 4 Frank Sartor — Infobox Officeholder honorific prefix = name=Frank Ernest Sartor caption= nationality=Australian order2=NSW Minister for Planning, Redfern Waterloo the Arts term start2 = August 2004 (Redfern Waterloo) September 2005 (Planning) April 2007 (Arts)… …

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  • 5 frank — adj Frank, candid, open, plain are comparable when they mean showing in speech, looks, and manners the willingness to tell what one feels or thinks. Frank stresses lack of reserve or of reticence in the expression of one s thoughts or feelings;… …

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  • 6 Frank Olson — (July 17 1910 ndash; November 28 1953) was a U.S. Army scientist who died under mysterious circumstances while undertaking secret research with the U.S. Army.Olson s death was initially ruled a suicide, but this verdict has been… …

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  • 7 frank — frank1 [fraŋk] adj. [ME < OFr franc, free, frank < ML francus < LL Francus, a Frank, hence free man (i.e., member of the ruling race in Gaul) < Gmc * Frank (> OHG Franco) < ? or akin to * franco, a spear, javelin > OE franca …

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  • 8 blunt — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. dull, deaden, numb; moderate. adj. dull; direct; brusque; undiplomatic, forthright. See bluntness, discourtesy, insensibility, moderation. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Dull] Syn. dull, unsharpened,… …

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  • 9 Frank Stronach — Infobox Person name = Frank Stronach image size = caption = birth date = birth date and age|1932|9|6 birth place = Kleinsemmering, Austria flagicon|Austria death date = death place = occupation = Businessman: Auto parts manufacturing Thoroughbred …

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  • 10 blunt — Synonyms and related words: KO, abate, abrupt, affectless, aggressive, allay, alleviate, anesthetize, anesthetized, arctic, artless, assuage, attemper, attenuate, autistic, bank the fire, bate, bearish, beastly, bedaze, benumb, besot, bluff,… …

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  • 11 frank — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. ingenuous, candid, straightforward, forthright, sincere, open. See truth. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. candid, straightforward, sincere, open, forthright, outspoken, direct, honest, artless, free,… …

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  • 12 frank — adj 1. candid, forthright, direct, straightforward, straight from the shoulder, man to man, heart to heart; plain, plain spoken, plain speaking, downright, outright, explicit, unequivocal, Inf. flat footed; outspoken, free, free spoken, free… …

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  • 13 frank — Synonyms and related words: PP, RD, RFD, Spartan, Vienna sausage, accessible, airmail, all jaw, approachable, artless, ascetic, austere, bald, bangers, bare, barefaced, black pudding, blood pudding, bluff, blunt, bologna, book post, born… …

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  • 14 blunt message — message which has a very frank and obvious meaning …

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  • 15 People associated with Anne Frank — Annelies Marie “Anne” Frank (12 June 1929–early March 1945) was a Jewish girl who, along with her family and four other people, hid in rooms at the back of her father s Amsterdam company during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. Helped by… …

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  • 16 Barney Frank — Infobox Congressman name =Barney Frank imagesize = 171px date of birth= birth date and age|1940|3|31 place of birth= Bayonne, New Jersey death date = death place = state = Massachusetts district = 4th term start = January 5, 1981 preceded =… …

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  • 17 Arthur and the Invisibles — For the video game, see Arthur and the Invisibles (video game). Arthur and the Invisibles Theatrical poster Directed by …

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  • 18 Falconry training and technique — Training raptors (birds of prey) is a complex undertaking. Books containing hundreds of pages of information and advice by experienced falconers are still rudimentary at best.Many important details vary between individual raptors, species of… …

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  • 19 Eric Frank Russell — (* 6. Januar 1905 in Sandhurst; † 28. Februar 1978) war ein englischsprachiger Science Fiction Autor, welcher einige der humorvollsten Geschichten seiner Zeit geschrieben hat. Er nutzte auch die Pseudonyme Duncan H. Munro, Maurice A. Hugi und… …

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  • 20 United States Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation — The United States Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation is a standing committee of the United States Senate in charge of all senate matters related to the following subjects: Coast Guard Coastal zone management Communications… …

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