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point–blank

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adjective \ˈpȯint-ˈblaŋk\

Definition of point–blank

  1. 1 a :  marked by no appreciable drop below initial horizontal line of flight b :  so close to a target that a missile fired will travel in a straight line to the mark

  2. 2 :  direct, blunt <a point–blank refusal>

point–blank adverb


1591

First Known Use of point–blank

1591


POINT–BLANK Defined for Kids

point–blank

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adverb \ˈpȯnt-ˈblaŋk\

Definition of point–blank

  1. :  in a very clear and direct way <He refused point-blank to go.>




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