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blurt Line breaks: blurt
Pronunciation: /bləːt/

Definition of blurt in English:


[with object]
Say (something) suddenly and without careful consideration: she blurted out the truth [with direct speech]: ‘It wasn’t my idea,’ Gordon blurted
More example sentences
  • Suddenly a thought occurred to his young mind and he blurted it out before thinking it properly through.
  • When describing his test debut he blurts it out.
  • She just sometimes blurts things out before she thinks, and I think we should try to forgive it and go on.
utter suddenly, exclaim, ejaculate, tell, babble, jabber, call out, cry out, burst out with, come out with;


Late 16th century: probably imitative.

Words that rhyme with blurt

advert, alert, animadvert, assert, avert, Bert, Burt, cert, chert, concert, controvert, convert, curt, desert, dessert, dirt, divert, exert, flirt, girt, hurt, inert, insert, introvert, Kurt, malapert, overt, pert, quirt, shirt, skirt, spirt, spurt, squirt, Sturt, subvert, vert, wort, yurt
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