Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Daniel, staggering before this point blank attack, hesitated.

And then he asked me, point blank, how he could get a chance at Conway.

They are as point blank as the church-catechism;—mind, I don't say as rude.

As Teach and Maynard met, they both fired at each other, point blank.

The range was point blank and there was absolutely no protection.

“It will kill at a thousand yards, point blank,” cried the major, with energy.

If she refuses him point blank, you will have nothing to do but to keep her steady.

I want to ask you point blank, are you with us, or do you stand with the Ricker faction?

I asked him point blank why he wanted to get rid of that brother.

A servant may fire at me point blank, but that is the least danger; I may be disgraced.