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blunted

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

blunted \blunted\ adjective

1. made dull or blunt.

Syn: dulled. [WordNet 1.5]

2. reduced in force or effectiveness. [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Blunt \Blunt\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Blunted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blunting}.]

1. To dull the edge or point of, by making it thicker; to make blunt. --Shak.

2. To repress or weaken, as any appetite, desire, or power of the mind; to impair the force, keenness, or susceptibility, of; as, to blunt the feelings.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

blunted

adjective

1: made dull or blunt [syn: {blunted}, {dulled}]


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