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American English: /ˈbleɪtnt/
British English: /ˈbleɪt(ə)nt/

Translation of blatant in Spanish:


  • 1
    to be blatant about somethingthey're so blatant about it
    lo hacen ( or dicen etc. ) con tanto descaro or tanta desfachatez
    he was quite blatant about looking for another job
    no ocultaba el hecho de que buscaba otro trabajo
    Example sentences
    • One of the soldiers responsible for this act of blatant provocation explained the rationale.
    • He told a blatant lie to all students last time round.
    • To credit the newspaper, they did retract the quote once it was exposed as a blatant lie.
  • 2 (obvious)
    Example sentences
    • What are hundreds of children going to ask or think when they see this blatant advertisement for sexual equipment?
    • Many lecturers will drop hints, ranging from subtle to blatant, as to what will be in the exam.
    • This is a good time to show off a bit of yourself - either as blatant or subtle as you wish.
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