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See definition of point-blank on Dictionary.com
  • adj.at close range
  • adj.straightforward
  • adv.straightforwardly

synonyms for point-blank

  • close
  • direct
  • straight
  • blunt
  • frank
  • straightforward
  • explicit
  • direct
  • plain
  • plainly
  • straight
  • unreserved

antonyms for point-blank

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  • roundabout
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    How to use point-blank in a sentence

    This is the first and principal point at which we can stanch the wastage of teaching energy that now goes on.
    THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
    His also was the intellectual point of view, and the intellectual interest in knowledge and its deductions.
    THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
    Judged from this point of view only, the elasticity provided by the new law is doubtless adequate.
    READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
    That is the only point in which one sees Liszt's sense of his own greatness; otherwise his manner is remarkably unassuming.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    When we speak against one capital vice, we ought to speak against its opposite; the middle betwixt both is the point for virtue.
    PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
    The experience of the Jesuit fathers at Port Royal is related at length, from their own point of view.
    THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
    A colossal steam "traveller" had ceaselessly carried great blocks of stone and long steel girders from point to point.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    On this point, I have the testimony of eye-witnesses of diverse sentiments and of unimpeachable character.
    GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
    In the evening, we improved our gondoliers' time in rowing leisurely from one point of interest to another.
    GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
    From the point of view of cover, the gold certificate is completely inelastic.
    READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO POINT-BLANK

    • beeline
    • continuous
    • even
    • horizontal
    • in bee line
    • in straight line
    • linear
    • nonstop
    • not crooked
    • point-blank
    • right
    • shortest
    • straight
    • straight ahead
    • straightaway
    • through
    • true
    • unbroken
    • unswerving
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