blurt

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verb \ˈblərt\

Definition of blurt

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to utter abruptly and impulsively —usually used with out

blurter

noun

Examples of blurt in a Sentence

  1. Gosh, you look awful! she blurted.

Origin and Etymology of blurt

probably imitative


First Known Use: 1573


BLURT Defined for English Language Learners

blurt

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verb \ˈblərt\

Definition of blurt for English Language Learners

  • : to say (something) suddenly and without thinking about how people will react


BLURT Defined for Kids

blurt

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verb \ˈblərt\

Definition of blurt for Students

blurted

;

blurting

  1. :  to say or tell suddenly and without thinking “I know the secret,” she blurted.



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