Learner's definition of POINT–BLANK
from a very close distance
in a direct and open way that does not hide anything
He told me point-blank [=bluntly, outright] that he didn't believe me.
I asked her point-blank what she wanted.
She refused him point-blank.
a point–blank question/refusal
a point-blank shot to the goal
The shots were taken at/from point-blank range.