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bluntly

  

      adv   [say, ask, tell]   carrément, sans prendre de gants  
→ "I'm fed up," Nicholas said bluntly.        
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blunt, bounty, bully, bluntness

bluntly adv.
directement ; carrément ; franchement ; sans ménagement ; sans artifice ; sans ambage

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
adv.
pour parler franchement,
adv.
assez franchement, très directement, de façon très directe
adv.
pour parler franchement,
adv.
pour parler franchement
exp.
pour parler crûment
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'bluntly' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
v.
speak bluntly, speak without restraint
v.
speak bluntly, speak candidly, tell the truth
= dire ce qu'on pense sans retenue à quelqu'un
exp.
speaks bluntly ; does not mince words ; tells it straight
v.
dare, not to be shy, not to shun the truth, put one's foot in it, put one's foot in the mouth, speak bluntly,
= not hesitate to tell things that might annoy
v.
not to mince one's words, speak bluntly, speak very frankly
v.
speak frankly ; talk straight ; put it bluntly
v.
not stutter ; not mince one's words ; speak bluntly
parler franchement, s'exprimer sans ménagement
v.
speak one's mind ; talk straight ; speak bluntly
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"bluntly": examples and translations in context
Let me put the question bluntly to the minister. Je pose carrément la question au ministre.
In fact, they are openly and bluntly opposing such action. En fait, ils s'opposent ouvertement et carrément à une telle mesure.
I would never speak so bluntly in front of a lady. Je ne parlerais jamais si franchement devant une lady.
This crisis can be contained only if we speak bluntly and rationally. Cette crise ne pourra être contenue que si nous parlons franchement et rationnellement.
Eschewing the traditional duality of frank private discussions and restrained public commentary, he aggressively advocated his case openly and bluntly, and did so in an increasingly personal manner. En rejetant la dualité traditionnelle entre des discussions privées franches et des commentaires publics sobres, il a plaidé agressivement sa cause ouvertement et sans ambages, dans un style beaucoup plus personnel.
The privacy commissioner states bluntly, "Canadians should be concerned". Il dit carrément que les Canadiens auraient raison d'être inquiets.
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