point–blank

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adjective \ˈpȯint-ˈblaŋk\

Definition of point–blank

  1. 1a :  marked by no appreciable drop below initial horizontal line of flightb :  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 for Students

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


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