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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Blurt  \Blurt\  (bl[^u]rt),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Blurted};  p.  pr 
  &  vb  n.  {Blurting}.]  [Cf.  {Blare}.] 
  To  utter  suddenly  and  unadvisedly;  to  divulge 
  inconsiderately;  to  ejaculate;  --  commonly  with  out 
 
  Others  .  .  .  can  not  hold  but  blurt  out  those  words 
  which  afterward  they  forced  to  eat.  --Hakewill. 
 
  {To  blurt  at},  to  speak  contemptuously  of  [Obs.]  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  blurt 
  v  :  utter  impulsively;  "He  blurted  out  the  secret"  [syn:  {blurt 
  out},  {blunder  out},  {ejaculate}] 




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