Blurt – meaning of the word and examples

To say something suddenly and without thinking, usually because you are excited or nervous. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To utter abruptly and impulsively —usually used with out. (Merriam -Webster)

If someone blurts something, they say it suddenly, after trying hard to keep quiet or to keep it secret. (Collins Dictionary)

To utter suddenly or inadvertently; divulge impulsively or unadvisedly (usually followed by out): (

Say (something) suddenly and without careful consideration. (Oxford Dictionaries)


“I’m sorry you died,” I blurt out, meaning it.

Blurt out. Thesaurus. plus.


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