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Synonyms of point-blank in English:


  • 1 he fired the pistol point-blank
    at close range, close up, close to
  • 2 she couldn't say it point-blank
  • adjective

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  • 1 a point-blank refusal
    blunt, direct, straight, straightforward, frank, candid, forthright, explicit, unequivocal, plain, clear, flat, decisive, unqualified, categorical, outright
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